Local Area Crashes On Tuesday 08 Jan 14

An Owatonna man was injured in a semi-truck rollover on Highway 60 in Mountain Lake Tuesday morning. 63-year-old Robert Nappin was driving a semi westbound on 60 when he apparently swerved to avoid a collision with another vehicle at just before 10:30am and the truck went off the road and rolled. Nappin was taken to the Windom Area Hospital to be treated for non life-threatening injuries.


A Wisconsin man was injured in a crash with a semi-truck on Highway 15 Tuesday evening. It happened at around 4:45pm near Hutchinson. The State Patrol says that 27-year-old Jared Paulson of Rice Lake, Wisconsin was attempting to pass a northbound semi in his Chevy Blazer when he lost control on the icy highway mid-pass and hit the rear of the truck. Paulson was taken to the Hutchinson Hospital with non life-threatening injuries. The driver of the semi was not hurt.