Man Survives Crash With Semi Truck
DASSEL -- A man survived an early morning crash with a semi truck in Meeker County.
The State Patrol says 21-year-old Jaden Ritz of Minneapolis was driving his Ford Escape west on Highway 12 near Dassel when he crossed the center line and struck the eastbound tractor-trailer.
The crash happened shortly after 1:30 a.m. Wednesday. The patrol says road conditions were dry at the time of the crash.
Ritz was taken to the Hennepin County Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the semi was not hurt.