KEYC - New Ulm Man Killed in Highway 14 Crash

New Ulm Man Killed in Highway 14 Crash

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COURTLAND, MN -

A New Ulm man died in a crash on Highway 14 Wednesday morning.

The Minnesota State Patrol says it happened just before 8:00 a.m. just outside of Courtland.

The report says a westbound pickup truck driven by 68-year-old Charles Elder of Mankato collided with an eastbound van.

The driver of that van died in the crash and has been identified by Minnesota State Patrol as 41-year-old Michael John Reinharts of New Ulm.

Elder and a passenger in the van, 31-year-old Austin Cooper of New Ulm were taken to New Ulm Medical Center with what are described as non-life threatening injuries.

The State Patrol says roads were snow and ice covered at the time of the crash.

--KEYC NEWS 12