Glencoe woman dies in Highway 212 crash

YOUNG AMERICA — A 21-year-old Glencoe woman died of injuries received in a car-school bus crash on U.S. Highway 212 in Young America Township reported at 7:51 p.m. Tuesday.

Ellen E. Follestad of Glencoe was driving a 2012 Cadillac CTS eastbound on Highway 212 when she collided with a 2012 school bus driven by Robert E. Streich, 78, Hutchinson. Streich was northbound on Carver CR 31, making a left turn to westbound Highway 212. Follestad wore a seat belt and airbags deployed. Streich wore a seat belt and was not injured.

Two school bus passengers, age 14 and 12 received non-life threatening injuries. One was transported to a healthcare facility. The Carver county Sheriff’s Dept. assisted at the crash.


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