A two-vehicle accident involving a semi tractor trailer and a tractor pulling two gravity box trailers collided at the intersection of Nicollet County Highway 5 (Fort Road) and 611th Avenue, between Klossner and St. George, at 3:31 p.m. Saturday. The Lafayette Fire Department, Lafayette Ambulance, the Nicollet County Sheriff's Office and the Minnesota State Patrol assisted at the scene. The driver of the tractor pulling two gravity boxes was transported to New Ulm Medical Center. No further details were available.
Staff photo by Fritz Busch