Nobles County Collision Injures Three

Mon 11-2-2015

(Worthington, Mn.)-- A two-vehicle collision Saturday on Highway 59 north of Worthington sent three people to the hospital. The Minnesota State Patrol says 67-year-old Thomas Mailander of Omaha was driving a 2002 Chevrolet Trailblazer northbound and 54-year-old Christopher Carstens of Slayton was driving a 2004 Pontiac Vibe southbound when the two collided head-on in the southbound lane.

Mailander and a passenger in his vehicle, 66-year-old Paula Mailander of Omaha, along with Carstens, were all taken to Sanford Hospital in Worthington with non life-threatening injuries.

both vehicles were totaled.

The crash took place shortly before 11:00 a.m.

The Minnesota State Patrol was assisted by the Nobles County Sheriff's Office.