Two Hurt In Three Vehicle Crash On Highway 23
WAITE PARK - Two people were hurt in a three vehicle crash. The Minnesota State Patrol says it happened just after 2:30 p.m. Sunday on Highway 23, at the I-94 exit, in St. Joseph Township.
A car driven by 45-year-old William Thelen of Cold Spring and a vehicle driven by 47-year-old Melinda Metz of Richmond were both going east on Highway 23. Meanwhile, a car driven by 28-year-old Yahya Abdi of Willmar was exiting from I-94 onto Highway 23. Abdi failed to yield and was struck by both of the other vehicles.
Abdi was taken to St. Cloud Hospital with non life-threatening injuries. Metz was also taken to St. Cloud Hospital with non life-threatening injuries. Thelen and his passenger were not hurt.