SEVERE WX: Blizzard Warning - Winter Weather Advisory View Alerts
CLOSINGS: View Closings

Car hits snow plow in Freeborn County

Two hurt in collision on I-35.

Posted: Jan. 18, 2019 3:56 PM

BANCROFT TOWNSHIP, Minn. – Two people are hurt after a car runs into a snowplow on Interstate 35.

It happened around 1:25 pm south of Clarks Grove in Freeborn County. The Minnesota State Patrol says Adriana Lazaro, 34 of Albert Lea, was driving south on I-35 when she rear ended the snow plow driven by Adam Duane Wacholz, 33 of Hollandale.

Lazaro and a passenger in her vehicle, Isidro Lazaro, 62 of Albert Lea, suffered what are described as non-life threatening injuries and were taken to Mayo Clinic Health System in Albert Lea for treatment. The State Patrol says no one else was harmed in the crash, which took place in snowy and icy conditions.

The Freeborn County Sheriff’s Office, Clarks Grove Fire Department, and Gold Cross Ambulance assisted at the scene.

Article Comments

Mason City
Overcast
31° wxIcon
Hi: 32° Lo: 12°
Feels Like: 23°
Albert Lea
Overcast
30° wxIcon
Hi: 32° Lo: 11°
Feels Like: 23°
Austin
Overcast
32° wxIcon
Hi: 34° Lo: 14°
Feels Like: 26°
Charles City
Overcast
32° wxIcon
Hi: 33° Lo: 13°
Feels Like: °
Rochester
Overcast
28° wxIcon
Hi: 31° Lo: 14°
Feels Like: 18°
Tracking ice accumulations to start your weekend and heavy snow and wind to end it.
KIMT Radar
KIMT Eye in the sky

Latest Video

Image

West Hancock girls take flight for state

Image

Prep basketball highlights from Southern Minnesota

Image

North Iowa basketball highlights

Image

What's worse? Skeetas or Snow?

Image

Highlights: North Iowa Bulls at Rochester Grizzlies

Image

Section 1AA swimming finals

Image

Finally enough snow to snowmobile

Image

Minnesota individual section wrestling quarterfinals

Image

Finding new housing options

Image

Windows shot out in Austin

Community Events