Rochester crash sends woman to hospital

State Patrol says it happened early Tuesday on Highway 52.

Posted: Dec 5, 2017 8:00 AM
Updated: Dec 5, 2017 1:18 PM

ROCHESTER, Minn. – A crash on an icy highway sent one person to the hospital Tuesday morning.

The Minnesota State Patrol says it happened around 2:44 am on Highway 14 in Rochester. 20-year-old Jamie Ann Wells of Sleepy Eye was going down the ramp to get onto Highway 52 and lost control on the snow and ice covered surface. Wells’ vehicle crossed all lanes of traffic and hit the median barrier head on.

The State Patrol says Wells was taken to St. Mary’s Hospital with what is described as a non-life threatening injury. She was wearing her seat belt.

Rochester police and fire and Gold Gross Ambulance assisted at the scene.

Article Comments

Mason City
Clear
58° wxIcon
Hi: 77° Lo: 53°
Feels Like: 58°
Albert Lea
Clear
55° wxIcon
Hi: 74° Lo: 53°
Feels Like: 55°
Austin
Clear
57° wxIcon
Hi: 77° Lo: 55°
Feels Like: 57°
Charles City
Clear
57° wxIcon
Hi: 76° Lo: 55°
Feels Like: 57°
Rochester
Clear
57° wxIcon
Hi: 73° Lo: 52°
Feels Like: 57°
Tracking cooler temps and plenty of sun to finish the work week
KIMT Radar
KIMT Eye in the sky

Latest Video

Image

Sara's Daybreak Forecast - Thursday

${article.thumbnail.title}

StormTeam 3: Long-range forecast - cooler days to end August

Image

CTK: Triton Cobras

Image

CTK: Byron Bears

Image

CTK: Kasson-Mantorville

Image

Mac Horvath transfers to IMG

Image

Salary debate

Image

To sell or not to sell?

Image

Puppy shower for Hulk

Image

Protest cancelled

Community Events