Authorities identify North Mankato man killed in Highway 14 crash

North Mankato man killed in Highway 14 crash

COURTLAND, Minn. (KEYC) — A North Mankato, Minnesota, man was killed in a crash on Highway 14 near Courtland on Tuesday afternoon.

The Minnesota State Patrol reports that a 35-year-old Steven Paul Hess, of Chaska, Minnesota, was driving a 2002 Ford Explorer eastbound on Highway 14 when the vehicle entered the westbound lane and collided head-on with a 2002 Chevy Malibu.

Aaron Glen Lloyd, 23, was the driver of the Chevy Malibu and suffered fatal injuries.

Hess was transported and treated for non-life threatening injuries at Mayo Clinic Health System — Mankato.

This crash has marked the third fatal crash in Nicollet County in less than 48 hours.

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