Cokato Woman Killed In Head On Crash In Delano
DELANO - One person has died in a head on crash on Highway 12 in Wright County. The Minnesota State Patrol says three vehicles were involved in the crash that happened just before 11:00 p.m. last (Wednesday) night in front of the Crow River Harley Davidson dealership in Delano.
A pickup driven by 24-year-old Michael Steer of Waverly crossed through the center turn lane, and was going the wrong way, when he struck a car head on.
The car was driven by 30-year-old Dustin Helget of Cokato. A passenger in the car, 40-year-old Mayla Macon of Cokato, was killed. Helget has serious injuries. Steer has non life-threatening injuries.
The State Patrol says alcohol was detected for Michael Steer. Alcohol was NOT detected for Dustin Helget, which was previously reported by the State Patrol.
A third vehicle was also hit, that was driven by 65-year-old Carol Jahnke of South Haven. She has non life-threatening injuries.