Update: Sanborn Car Crash Claims Two Lives

On Sunday June 9th at approximately 5:46 p.m., Cottonwood County dispatch received a call reporting a two vehicle crash at the intersection of of 450th Avenue and Cottonwood County Road 11 in rural Sanborn.

A 2014 Chevy Equinox was travelling westbound on Cottonwood County road 11, while a 2007 Chevy Silverado was travelling northbound on 450th Ave resulting in a collision at the intersection. The driver of the Equinox, 77 year old Dennis Floyd Falk, and his passenger, 65 year old Susan Kay Falk were pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the Silverado sustained non-life-threatening injuries.

The Cottonwood County Sheriff’s office was assisted on the scene by The Minnesota State Patrol, Sanborn First Responders, Sanborn Fire Department, Westbrook Ambulance and Lamberton Ambulance.