WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-green01, ww color green

Local

Redwood Falls Man Killed In Kandiyohi County Crash

View Comments
(credit: Jupiter Images)

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up
Today's Most Popular Video
  1. What Are Twins Looking For In A New Manager?
  2. St. Paul Woman Plays Harp For Primates
  3. Wisconsin Snowmobile Club Holds Drag Race
  4. 4 Things To Know For Sept. 30, 2014
  5. Drinking And Working Out? Research Says We Do It On The Same Days

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A 29-year-old Redwood Falls man is dead, a 50-year-old man is in critical condition and five others were hurt in a four-vehicle crash in Kandiyohi County on Christmas Eve, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

Authorities said the accident happened at the intersection of Highway 71 and Highway 7 in Kandiyohi County. A 2011 Ford Escape was traveling eastbound on Highway 7 when it failed to stop for a traffic signal and struck a Ford pickup truck. That truck then rolled onto two vehicles, killing one person and injuring six others.

The victim has been identified as Justin R. Gustafson of Redwood Falls. John Gustafson, 50 of Redwood Falls, is in a hospital and has been upgraded from critical to satisfactory condition.

The accident remains under investigation by the Minnesota State Patrol with assistance from the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,874 other followers