Lucan Man Injured In Crash With Semi 23 Jul 14

A 63-year-old Lucan man was injured Tuesday afternoon when his pickup truck collided with a semi on Highway 68 east of Wabasso. It happened at around 2:15pm. John Carlson was driving a Ford Ranger westbound on 68 when he collided with the eastbound Freightliner driven by 29-year-old Todd Abbas of Sioux Falls. Carlson was taken to the Redwood Area Hospital in Redwood Falls with injuries described as non life-threatening. Abbas was not hurt. The Wasbasso Fire Department and North Ambulance assisted the State Patrol at the scene.