Two-car accident in Rochester sends one person to hospital

Rochester Police say one of the drivers will likely be cited for failing to yield.

Posted: May 26, 2018 7:34 PM
Updated: May 26, 2018 11:04 PM

ROCHESTER, Minn. - A two-car accident sends one person to the hospital Saturday afternoon.

It happened at the intersection of 16th Street SE and Broadway Avenue.

Police officers on the scene tell KIMT a black truck was heading westbound when it made a U-turn, striking a white car in the eastbound lane.

The driver of the car was taken by ambulance to the hospital, with what police are calling a minor head injury.

Rochester Police said the driver of the black truck will likely by cited for failing to yield, because he did not make a full stop at the stop sign when he made the U-turn.

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