A rural Lake Lillian man was hurt Tuesday when his pickup collided with a semi near Bird Island.
The Renville County Sheriff’s Department says 53-year-old Francis Huebsch was trying to pass a semi on 840th Avenue eastof 370th Street when the semi driver made a left turn in front of Huebsch. The pickup hit the semi, went into the ditch, and rolled. Heubsch was ejected from the vehicle.
He was flown to North Memorial Hospital in Robbinsdale with non-life-threatening injuries.
The semi driver, 63-year-old Mario Castillo of Bird Island was not injured. The crash happened just after 4 p.m., about 6 miles northwest of Bird Island.