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18-year-old Zumbrota woman killed in crash Wednesday morning

The crash between a car and a semi occurred at 8:48 a.m. Wednesday.

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WANAMINGO, Minn. — An 18-year-old woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash in Wanamingo Township at 8:48 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2022.

A 2007 Saturn Vue was southbound on Goodhue County Road 1 and a 2013 Volvo semi was westbound on Minnesota Highway 60 before the vehicles collided in the intersection, according to the Minnesota State Patrol crash report.

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Eighteen-year-old Rachel Lynn Nesseth of Zumbrota was killed in the crash.

The semi driver, 62-year-old Jay Lawrence Bowe of Lewiston, was uninjured in the crash.

Both drivers were wearing their seatbelts.

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The Goodhue County Sheriff’s Office, Zumbrota Police Department and Wanamingo Fire Department also responded.

Abby Sharpe joined the Post Bulletin in February 2022 after graduating from Arizona State University with a sports journalism degree. While at ASU, she created short- and long-form stories for audio and digital. Readers can reach Abby at 507-285-7723 or asharpe@postbulletin.com.
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