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Bicyclist killed in Rock County

News Worthington,Minnesota 56187
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Bicyclist killed in Rock County
Worthington Minnesota 300 11th Street / P.O. Box 639 56187

STEEN, Minn. — A bicyclist pulling a trailer carrying two children who died in a collision with a truck in southwest Minnesota on Monday has been identified.

Andrea Boeve, 33, of Steen, was killed in the crash near Steen in Rock County,  a Minnesota State Patrol report said. The crash occurred about 11:30 a.m. on Minnesota Highway 270.

The children in the trailer were identified as Claire Boeve, 4, and Mallorie Boeve, 1, both of Steen. They sustained non-life-threatening injuries.

The report identified the driver of the truck as Christopher Weber, 25, of Brandon, S.D. He was not injured.

Both the truck and the bicycle were eastbound, the report said.

Weber is currently in custody at the Nobles County Jail and being held on a criminal vehicular homicide charge.