Clarks Grove Teen Hit By Car on Saturday Evening

An SUV hit a teenager on Sunday evening.


The accident happened in the 300 block of East Main Street in Clarks Grove about 6:11pm.  The State Patrol says 28 year old Veronica Beer, of Albert Leas, was driving west on Main Stree and 16 year old Caylea Quickstad, of Clarks Grove, was walking west on the north side of the road.  The State Patrol says Quickstad tried to cross the street and was hit by the vehicle.


Quickstad was taken to Mayo Clinic Health System, Albert Leas for treatment of what are described as non life threatening injuries.  No one else was hurt in the accident.


The Freeborn County Sheriff’s Department and Clarks Grove Fire Department assisted at the scene.