MN State Patrol

(New London MN-) A crash west of New London sent an Olivia man to the hospital Wednesday afternoon. The state patrol says it happened at 4:57 p.m. at the intersection of Highway 71 and Kandiyohi County Road 40. A Dodge SUV traveling westbound on 40 collided with a Honda SUV that was traveling southbound on Highway 71. The driver of the Dodge, 65-year-old Gary Thibedeau of Willmar was injured but did not have to be hospitalized. The driver of the Honda, 40-year-old Joshua Arredondo of Olivia was taken to Carris Health Hospital in Willmar with non-life-threatening injuries.