Hutchinson Man Dies from Crash Injuries 02 Feb 17

LITCHFIELD — A Hutchinson man has died from injuries sustained last Saturday in a one-vehicle crash south of Litchfield.

The West Central Tribune reports that according to the Hennepin County Medical Examiner, 31-year-old Jeffrey Michael Conklin died Tuesday morning at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis.

Conklin had been airlifted to the medical center with life-threatening injuries following the 8:20 p.m. Saturday crash on 190th Street in Greenleaf Township.

According to the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office, Conklin did not stop at a three-way intersection with 610th Avenue. He drove straight through the intersection and off the road, crashing into a grove of trees.