Two Killed in Crash South of Brownton 25 Jun 12

Two people were killed in a head-on crash south of Brownton Saturday. 77-year old Beatrice Klinker of Hanska and 13-year-old Ashley Leonard of St. Peter died from injuries they received in a three-vehicle crash that happened just before noon Saturday on Highway 15.

The State Patrol says the 13-year-old was a passenger in a pickup driven by 19-year-old Blake Leonard of St. Peter. He sustained non-life threatening injuries. The Patrol says he crossed the center line and hit two oncoming vehicles, the first one of which was driven by Klinker.

The driver of the third vehicle and two passengers in that vehicle suffered non-life threatening injuries.