State Patrol

(Hanley Falls MN-) A state trooper and two others were injured in a crash in Yellow Medicine County Sunday afternoon. The state patrol says it happened at 5:17 p.m. on Highway 23 at Yellow Medicine County Road 18 in Hanley Falls. A state patrol Ford Explorer driven by 48-year-old Chad Nigg of Marshall was southbound on 23 with it's emergency lights on when an SUV traveling westbound on County Road 18 entered the intersection and they collided. Nigg was taken to the Granite Falls Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The driver of the SUV, 88-year-old Leo Kack, and his 83-year-old wife Audrey, both of St. Leo, were taken to Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis with serious injuries that are not believed to life threatening.