UPDATED: Three Deadly Wrecks in Southeast Minnesota
Undated (KROC AM News) - The State Patrol is reporting a second fatal traffic wreck in the Stewartville area.
The latest happened around 8 a.m. Sunday when the driver of a pickup truck lost control on Highway 30 east of Stewartville, went into the ditch and rolled. The Patrol says the highway was icy at the time. The driver - 70 year old Charles Johnson of Eyota - died at the scene.
A Mower County man was killed Saturday in a wreck on I-90 west of Stewartville. The Patrol says a car that was starting to pass a pickup truck driven by 76 year old Lynn Webber of Adams made contact with the truck and it crashed in the median. Webber died at the scene.
An Albert Lea man was killed around 9 a.m. Sunday when the vehicle he was driving went into the median and crashed into a bridge pillar. The wreck happened on I-90 in Faribault County. Killed was 28 year old Tyler Turner.
A 37 year old Minneapolis woman was killed Saturday morning in a wreck in Wadena County. The patrol says the SUV the woman was driving crossed the centerline of the road and crashed head on into a semi truck.