(KLFD/Litchfield, MN) Three people were injured in a crash in Litchfield yesterday afternoon (Wednesday).
The State Patrol says the crash happened just after 2pm at the intersection of Highways 12 and 24.
The Patrol says a truck driven by 19-year-old Elijah Rasmussen of Willmar was westbound on Highway 24 and failed to stop – striking a semi tractor-trailer that was northbound on Highway 12 and an SUV that was southbound on 12, waiting to turn onto Highway 24.
Rasmussen and a passenger, 25-year-old Jesse Taylor of Carrsville, Virginia, were taken to the Litchfield Hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.
The SUV driver, 72-year-old Warren Kelm of Darwin, was also taken to the Litchfield Hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.
The semi driver, 61-year-old Dennis Michael Wall of Paynesville, was not injured.