Preston man seriously injured in Kasson crash this weekend

The driver of a Chevy Impala was traveling westbound on Highway 14 near Kasson on Saturday night, when the vehicle entered the eastbound lane, colliding with two other vehicles.

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KASSON -- A Preston man suffered life-threatening injuries in a three-vehicle collision Saturday, Sept. 18, on US Highway 14 in Kasson.

Javier Itehua Quiahua, 26, was driving a 2002 Ford Explorer, and Madison Elizabeth Ryg, 20, of Janesville, Minn., was driving a 2010 Ford Taurus eastbound on Highway 14 at 10:46 p.m.

Devon Arren Block, 27, of Preston, was driving a 2007 Chevy Impala westbound and entered into the eastbound lanes where the three vehicles collided, according to a Minnesota State Patrol report. The report noted that Block may have been under the influence of alcohol at the time of the collision.

Block was taken to Mayo Clinic Hospital-Saint Marys. Ryg and Quiahua were taken to Saint Marys with non-life threatening injuries.

The Dodge County Sheriff's Office, Kasson Police Department and Kasson Fire Department responded to the scene.


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