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A Comfrey man, Jerry Lee Evers, age 81, dies in a Cottonwood County collision on Monday morning.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, at about 10:13 a.m., Evers was driving a 2007 Chevrolet Silverado westbound on Highway 30, while Scott Bruce Burdorf, age 54, of Montevideo, was driving a 2022 Nissan Rogue southbound on Highway 71. The vehicles collided at the intersection.

Burdorf suffered non-life threatening injuries and was transported to the hospital in Windom. Evers was declared deceased at the scene.

The Windom Fire Department and Ambulance, and Jeffers Fire Department and First Responders assisted on the scene.