3 injured in Highway 61 crash Wednesday afternoon
The two drivers and a passenger suffered non-life threatening injuries.
RED WING — Three individuals were injured in a Wednesday afternoon crash in Red Wing.
Around 1 p.m. on Sept. 21, 2022, officers responded to a two-vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 61 near Hanson Avenue and Johnson Avenue. A 2006 Ford F-450 was traveling north when it hit a 2004 Chevrolet Silverado traveling south, according to the Minnesota State Patrol report.
Both drivers Maurice Johnson Zaffke, 74, of Red Wing, and Roberta Lee Kirchner, 70, of Bloomington, suffered non-life threatening injuries. As a passenger, Richard Karl Kirchner, 77, of Bloomington was transported to Mayo Clinic Health Care-Red Wing with non-life threatening injuries, according to the report.
The Goodhue County Sheriff’s Office, Red Wing Police Department and Red Wing Fire Department and Ambulance also responded.