Man Airlifted to Hospital After Crash Near Rochester Airport
Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A pickup and a straight truck were involved in a traffic crash at a rural intersection southwest of Rochester this morning.
The State Patrol says a Brownsdale man suffered what appeared to be non-life-threatening injuries and was airlifted to St. Mary's hospital. 30-year-old Anthony Eddington was the driver of the pickup and was headed northbound when he collided with the larger truck, which was headed in the opposite direction on Highway 30/Olmsted County Road 8 just west of the Rochester Airport.
The State Patrol says the other driver, 62-year-old Troy Kennedy of Pine Island, was not hurt. Both drivers were wearing seatbelts when the crash occurred around 11:30 a.m.