(Spicer MN-) One man was killed and a woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash between Willmar and Spicer yesterday afternoon. The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Department says it was reported at 3:53 p.m. at the intersection of Kandiyohi County Roads 9 and 27/127, near the Duininck Brothers gravel pit and the Kandiyohi Power Cooperative headquarters. An SUV driven by 40-year-old Traci Jo Jacobs of New London was northbound on County Road 9 and collided with a truck that was traveling eastbound on 127. The driver of the truck was 42-year-old Joshua Adam Torgeson from Shakopee...Torgeson was ejected from the truck and was dead when first responders arrived at the scene. Jacobs was trapped in her vehicle and was extricated from the wreckage and taken to Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar with non-life-threatening injuries.
Assisting at the scene were the sheriff's office, Willmar Ambulance, Kandiyohi County Rescue, Spicer Fire and First Responders, New London Ambulance and Fire and The State Patrol.