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Chain reaction collision in Rochester

Only one hurt in Tuesday morning accident.

Posted: May. 15, 2018 3:05 PM

ROCHESTER, Minn. – A seven-vehicle crash Tuesday morning resulted in only one injury.

The Minnesota State Patrol says it took place just before 7:30 am in Rochester at the intersection of Highway 52 and Civic Center Drive. All seven vehicles were southbound in the chain reaction, rear end collision.

One driver, Rachel Ann Rathmann, 55 of Zumbrota, suffered non-life threatening injuries and was taken to St. Mary’s Hospital for treatment. The State Patrol says the other six drivers and six passengers were unharmed.

Everyone involved in this crash was wearing their seat belts.

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