Update: Accident on U.S.59/Minnesota 60
The Worthington Police Department, Worthington Fire Department, Nobles County Sheriff's Office and Minnesota State Patrol all responded to an accident involving multiple vehicles late Wednesday afternoon on U.S. 59/Minnesota 60, near where the highway intersects with Nobles County 10 (Crailsheim Drive). According to the Minnesota State Patrol report, the rear-end type accident occurred at 5:27 p.m. Georgia A. Blum, 62, of North Sioux City, Neb., was driving a 2007 Lincoln. Karen A. Snider, 55, of Sheldon, Iowa, was driving a 1995 Ford Windstar. Blum was attempting to make a left turn. Snider, traveling northbound, collided with the Blum vehicle. Both drivers and a passenger in the Windstar, Shirleen K. Earle of Spencer, Iowa, were transported via Worthington ambulance to Sanford Worthington Medical Center for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. Both vehicles sustained moderate damage.