Victim Identified in Nicollet County Crash 28 Oct 13

The State Patrol has released the name of the person killed in a rollover accident on Highway 111 north of Nicollet Thursday night.

26-year-old Fredrick Gieseke of Nicollet died at the scene.

The Patrol says the crash happened just before 9:30pm about 4 miles from Nicollet.

Gieseke was driving southbound when he lost control and the vehicle skidded across both lanes of traffic before entering the ditch and rolling several times.

His passenger, a 17-year-old male from Nicollet was taken to the Mankato Mayo Hospital with non life-threatening injuries. The Patrol says alcohol was detected in the juvenile’s system,

The crash remains under investigation.