NU Woman In Hwy 14 Accident 23 Jun 14

A New Ulm woman was involved in a car accident on Highway 14 in Blue Earth County Sunday evening. 62-year-old Lynette Holm was driving a Chrysler Sebring westbound on 14 when she was rear-ended by a Buick Century just east of Highway 169. The State Patrol says that traffic on the highway was stopped at the time for another incident due to heavy rain when this accident happened at around 6:30pm. Holm was not injured in the crash, but the driver of the Buick, 67-year-old Joanne Beck of North Mankato was taken to the Mankato Mayo Hospital with non life-threatening injuries. Both vehicles took severe damage.