Deadly Head-On Crash Near Owatonna
Owatonna, MN (KROC-AM News) - The State Patrol says slick conditions were present when troopers responded to a fatal crash this morning near Owatonna.
The head-on collision occurred just before 7 AM on Highway 218 about 2 miles south of the Highway 14 interchange in an area southeast of Owatonna. The State Patrol says 59-year-old Terry Pelovsky was driving a car south on Highway 218 when it collided with a northbound SUV. Pelovsky was transported to the Owatonna hospital where he died from his injuries.
The driver of the SUV, 58-year-old Becky Schwering of Claremont, was also brought to the hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries.