Two Injured in Hector Crash 18 Aug 14

Two people were injured in a head-on crash Saturday evening in Hector.

According to the State Patrol, 72-year-old Eugene Nelson of Hector was driving a vehicle south on State Highway 4 and slowed to turn into a business parking lot at the intersection of U.S. Highway 212 .

The Patrol says Nelson turned in front of a vehicle traveling north on Highway 4, driven by 20-year-old Trent Pfeffer of Fairfax.

Both were taken to the Renville County Hospital in Olivia for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.

The crash happened just after 7pm.