COURTLAND, Minn. (KEYC) — The Minnesota State Patrol reports a 45-year-old New Ulm, Minnesota, woman was killed in a car vs. semi crash near Courtland on Monday afternoon.
The crash occurred at approximately 1:24 p.m. near the intersection of Highway 14 and Nicollet County Road 37 between a 2004 Pontiac Grand Am and 2019 Volvo Tractor Truck.
Authorities report that the Pontiac, which was being driven by Naomi Sue Peterson, was northbound on Nicollet County Road 37 and that the Volvo, which was being driven by 44-year-old Daniel John Brunberg, of Roseville, Minnesota, was eastbound on Highway 14 when the vehicles collided at the intersection.
Peterson was killed in the crash.
The Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Brown County Sheriff’s Office, Courtland Fire Department, Allina Ambulance and Minnesota Department of Transportation.