New Ulm Police
• Received a two-vehicle crash report at 3rd North Street and Broadway at 1:49 p.m. April 29. A 1996 pickup driven by Tyler Wendland, 21, New Ulm, was southbound on Broadway in the inside lane, using is phone, reading a text message when he looked up, saw and rear-ended a 2014 car driven by Gary Lorensen, 71, Shakopee, that was southbound on Broadway. Both drivers wore seat belts. Lorensen was transported to New Ulm Medical Center by ambulance. Wendland also suspected an injury. Both drivers wore seat belts. Both vehicles had disabling damage, to the front of the pickup and rear of the car.