Victims identified in fatal Renville County crash

A Mitsubishi Outlander and a Buick Lacrosse collided just eight miles south of Danube in Henryville Township.

Victims identified in fatal Renville County crash

HENRYVILLE TOWNSHIP, Minn. (KEYC) - Two drivers killed in a Renville County crash Sunday have been identified.

The crash occurred around 11:30 a.m. Sunday.

The Renville County Sheriff’s Office says a Mitsubishi Outlander, driven by 88-year-old Anna Jansen of St. Michael, Minn., didn’t stop at a stop sign on County Road 4, colliding with a Buick Lacrosse.

Fifty-three year old David Swanson of Lincoln, Nebraska, was driving the Buick Lacrosse.

Both drivers died at the scene.

Swanson’s passenger, 53-year-old Ronda Swanson, was flown from the scene to Hennepin County Medical Center with critical injuries.

The other three passengers in the Lacrosse were taken to area hospitals with non-life threatening conditions.

This crash remains under investigation.

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Two people are dead after a crash in Renville County Sunday morning just after 11:30.

A Mitsubishi Outlander and a Buick Lacrosse collided just eight miles south of Danube in Henryville Township.

The Buick was carrying four other passengers. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office says the driver of the Outlander failed to stop at a stop sign on County Road 4.

Both vehicles collided and overturned in the ditch.

The drivers of both vehicles were pronounced dead at the scene.

Two dead, one critically injured in Renville County crash Sunday

One of the Buick’s passengers was airlifted to Hennepin County Medical Center with critical injuries, while the others were brought to area hospitals with non-life threatening injuries.

The crash remains under investigation and authorities hope to release the name sometime Monday afternoon.

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