On Thursday, January 9th, the Blue Earth Police, Fire and Ambulance were dispatched to an accident at 4th and Main Street involving a vehicle colliding with a bicycle.
The bicycle being ridden by 38 year old Michael Osmundsen of Blue Earth, was traveling northbound on Main Street and as he crossed over 4th Street, he was struck by a vehicle driven by 35 year old Valeria Vargas of Blue Earth. Vargas had stopped at the stop sign on 4th and Main and was attempting to turn southbound on Main Street. Vargas said that she was waiting for another vehicle at the intersection before proceeding and didn’t see Osmundsen.
Osmundsen was transported to UHD in Blue Earth for minor injuries.