Two People From Fairmont Injured in Accident Near St. Peter

An accident on Tuesday in Nicollet County injured two people from Fairmont.


A vehicle driven by 33 year old Leeann Kroc rear ended a MnDOT plow truck three miles south of St. Peter on Highway 169.


Kroc, along with a passenger, 55 year old Jeffry Heitz, were taken to a health care facility in Mankato with non life threatening injuries.  A two year old passenger in the vehicle was not injured.  The MnDOT truck driver was not injured in the accident.


The State Patrol was assisted at the scene by the Nicollet County Sheriff’s Department.