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Cresco driver in southeastern Minnesota auto accident

Three vehicles involved.

Posted: Aug. 12, 2018 10:17 AM
Updated: Aug. 12, 2018 11:06 AM

LA CRESCENT, Minn. – A northeast Iowa driver was involved in a three-vehicle collision Saturday night.

The Minnesota State Patrol says it happened in Houston County around 9:30 pm near the intersection of Highway 16 and Kistler Drive. Sara Jane Rucker, 31 of Onalaska, Wisconsin, was northbound on Highway 16, crossed the center line, and hit the southbound vehicles driven by Victoria Fay Grosz, 25 of Cresco, IA, and Ashley Kay Oldenburg, 25 of La Crescent.

Grosz and a passenger, Dylan Christopher Keen, 23 of Cottage Grove, MN, suffered non-life threatening injuries and were taken to Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center in La Crosse, WI, for treatment. Rucker and Oldenburg were not hurt. The State Patrol says all three drivers were wearing their seat belts.

La Crescent police and fire, Caledonia police, and Tri State Ambulance assisted at the scene.

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