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Crash In The Early Morning Sends Three To The Hospital

Tue 1-17-2023

(Pleasant Prairie Township)- A crash on I-90 this morning sent three to the hospital. The Minnesota State Patrol responded to a crash at 12:35 am, when a 2007 Peterbilt Tractor, driven by Kyle Jason Kracht, age 49 of Edgerton, was traveling westbound with a 2019 Dodge Van, driven by Jerry Mcatee, age 54 of Waterloo, IA.

While both vehicles traveled westbound on I-90 near milepost 112, the vehicles collided due to the snow and ice, and sent Mcatee, as well as two passengers, to the hospital. Andrew Michael Carter, age 34 of Ventura, IA, as well as Char Harrison Morris, age 35 of Mason City, IA, were sent with Mcatee to the Blue Earth Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The crash in Martin County saw four passengers between two vehicles. The Faribault County Sheriff's Department and Blue Earth Fire Department both assisted at the scene.