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Police release name of man involved in crash caused by skid loader becoming unattached

The initial investigation showed alcohol may have been a factor in the crash, and that Niermann was located at a house near the crash.

Posted: Jan 12, 2018 10:37 AM

OLMSTED COUNTY, Minn. - The Olmsted County Sheriff’s Office on Friday released the name of a man involved in a crash where a skid loader became unattached and hit the cab of a truck and forced the vehicle to crash.
Authorities say it happened Wednesday at 6:15 p.m. in the 4200 block of 29th St. SE. in Marion Township. Charges are pending against the driver, 55-year-old Larry Niermann, of Rochester.
The initial investigation showed alcohol may have been a factor in the crash, and that Niermann was located at a house near the crash.

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