One hurt in crash on Highway 52

One Rochester woman taken to the hospital.

Posted: Dec 29, 2017 10:06 AM

ROCHESTER, Minn. – One person was hurt after a two-vehicle accident on southbound Highway 52 Thursday afternoon.

The Minnesota State Patrol says it took place just after 4 pm on the exit ramp to westbound Highway 14. 21-year-old Paige Kathryn Powrie of Rochester lost control, hit the wall and came to a stop. She was then struck from behind by 42-year-old Fahrudin Murica of Rochester.

The State Patrol says both drivers were wearing their seatbelts. Powrie was taken to St. Mary’s Hospital for treatment of a non-life threatening injury.

Rochester police and fire, the Olmsted County Sheriff’s Office, and Gold Cross Ambulance assisted at the scene.

Article Comments

Mason City
Broken Clouds
36° wxIcon
Hi: 45° Lo: 33°
Feels Like: 27°
Albert Lea
Overcast
37° wxIcon
Hi: 42° Lo: 34°
Feels Like: 31°
Austin
Scattered Clouds
37° wxIcon
Hi: 45° Lo: 34°
Feels Like: 30°
Charles City
Overcast
36° wxIcon
Hi: 43° Lo: 32°
Feels Like: 28°
Rochester
Scattered Clouds
34° wxIcon
Hi: 40° Lo: 32°
Feels Like: 23°
Slick roads possible Sunday morning
KIMT Radar
KIMT Eye in the sky

Community Events