Two Vehicle Collision At I-90 Hwy 86 Exit Ramp Near Lakefield Sends Several People To Hospitals

Sat 5-9-2020

(Lakefield, Mn.)-- A two-vehicle collision Friday on the Highway 86-Interstate 90 exit ramp just south of Lakefield sent three people to the hospital.

The Minnesota State Patrol says 51-year-old Dale Dafoe of Jackson was driving a 2001 GMC Sierra eastbound on Interstate 90 on the ramp and was attempting to turn north onto Highway 86, and 30-year-old Darci Jones of Windom was driving a 2008 Dodge Nitro southbound on Highway 86 when the two collided.

Dafoe and a passenger in his vehicle, 40-year-old Crystal Dafoe of Jackson, were taken by ambulance to Sanford Jackson Medical Center; Jones was taken by ambulance to the Windom hospital.

The Jackson County Sheriff's Office, Jackson ambulance, Lakefield Police Department, the Lakefield ambulance and Lakefield Fire and Rescue assisted on the scene.

The collision took place shortly after 12:30 pm.