A two-vehicle crash in Silver Lake Saturday afternoon injured five people, one seriously.
The State Patrol says 2-year-old Brynlee Wilhelm of North Mankato was taken to Hutchinson Hospital for treatment of serious injuries. She was a passenger in a vehicle driven by her mother, 27-year-old Amber Bianchi, who was driving westbound on Highway 7, approaching McLeod County Road 2, when the crash occurred with another westbound vehicle. She suffered non-life threatening injuries. Another passenger in that vehicle, Bianchi’s 4-year-old son Addison Whilhelm, also suffered non-life threatening injuries.
The other vehicle was driven by 81-year-old Harold Hanson of Hutchinson. He and his passenger, 74-year-old Beverly Hanson, also suffered non-life threatening injuries.
The crash happened at about 1pm Saturday.