Wells Man Not Injured in 3 Vehicle Accident near Northfield

A three vehicle accident on Saturday in Rice County sent a Northfield man to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.


The State Patrol reports that 60 year old James Bartusek was driving one of the vehicles involved.  The other drivers were 34 year old Nathan Hander of Wells and 46 year old Derek Stiller of Chaska.


Bartusek was the only one injured.  There were three passengers in the vehicles involved, none of them suffered injuries.


The accident occurred on Highway 19 in Rice County.


Assisting at the scene were the Northfield Ambulance, Northfield Fire Department and Rice County Sheriff’s Department.