Six Injured in Crash South of Hector 18 Aug 14

Six people were injured in a two-vehicle, broadside crash Sunday afternoon south of Hector.

According to the State Patrol, a car driven by 27-year-old Kristina Rukwaru of Minnetonka was traveling east on Renville County Road 4 and a car driven by 35-year-old Melissa Sather of Moorhead was traveling north on State Highway 4 when the vehicles collided at the intersection.

The Patrol says Rukwaru stopped at the intersection, failed to see the other vehicle and continued into the intersection.

Both drivers and all four passengers in the Sather vehicle: 41-year-old Ryan Sather, 10-year-old Grace Sather, 9-year-old Jana Sather, and 4-year-old Wyatt Sather, all of Moorhead, were taken to Renville County Hospital in Olivia for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.

The crash happened at about 2pm.