Three vehicles involved in Hwy. 7 crash Jan. 31

LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – The Minnesota State Patrol reported a crash the morning of Wednesday, Jan. 31 on Hwy. 7 at Babcock Ave, Winsted Twp, McLeod County. According to the state patrol, a 2007 Freightliner driven by Alexander Neal Jesme, 27, of St. Paul Park, was going northbound on Babcock Ave. attempting to go across Hwy 7. A 2007 Jeep Compass driven by Jordan Jon Weeks, 21, of Delano, was westbound on Hwy 7. the Freightliner and Jeep collided at the intersection. The vehicles then collided with a 2014 Kia Rio, driven by Jeffrey Paul Johnson, 31, of Buffalo, which was stopped facing southbound on Babcock Ave. Lester Prairie Fire and Ridgeview Ambulance assisted on scene. According to the state patrol, Weeks was transported to Ridgeview Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

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  1. The Big Easy says:

    Time for a Round-A-Bout. This is the areas worse intersection.