FRANKFORD TOWNSHIP, Minn. – A Fillmore County man was hurt in a Thursday morning crash in Mower County.
It happened just before 8 am on Highway 16. The Minnesota State Patrol says 39-year-old Daniel Lynn Howard of Spring Valley was driving west and ran off the highway just east of 760th Avenue. Howard’s pickup truck collided with a tree and he was taken to Mayo Clinic Health System in Rochester for treatment of a non-life threatening injury.
The State Patrol says Howard was not wearing a seat belt.
The Mower County Sheriff’s Office and Grand Meadow Ambulance assisted at the scene.