Two people were seriously injured in a Renville County collision Friday afternoon.
On Sept. 22, at about 4:55 p.m., the Renville County Sheriff’s Office learned of a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of County Roads 5 and 4, about six miles south of Bird Island.
Preliminary investigation showed a 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander driven by 24-year-old Jordon Snyder of St. Paul, was travelling west on Co Rd 4 and failed to stop at the stop sign. Snyder’s vehicle was collided into by a 2011 Chevrolet Traverse, driven by 38-year-old Mathew Olson of Morgan.
Snyder was flown from the scene to North Memorial Hospital by North Memorial Air Care, with serious injuries. Snyder’s passenger, 24-year-old Cassandra Krois of St. Paul, was transported to Olivia Hospital and Clinic, by the Olivia Ambulance Service, with non-life-threatening injuries.
Assisting on scene were: Hector Police Department, Minnesota State Patrol, Bird Island First Responders, Bird Island Fire Department, Olivia Ambulance, North Memorial Air Care and the Renville County Sheriff’s Office.
The Renville County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the crash.