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Three hurt in two-vehicle crash in Eyota

The Minnesota State Patrol was called about 5:20 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2022, to Minnesota Highway 42 just north of I-90 in Eyota for a report of a two-vehicle crash.

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EYOTA — Three people were hurt Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2022, in a two-vehicle crash in Eyota, just north of Interstate 90.

The Minnesota State Patrol was called about 5:20 p.m. to Minnesota Highway 42 just north of I-90 in Eyota.

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A 2007 Chevy Trailblazer was southbound on Highway 42 and a 2012 Honda CR-V was northbound on the highway when the vehicles collided.

The 23-year-old driver of the Chevy, Elliot Christopher Wilkens, of Byron, suffered non-life threatening injuries, according to the Minnesota State Patrol crash report. He was not wearing a seat belt.

The driver of the Honda, 60-year-old Nhia Yee Her, and his passenger, 58-year-old X Kelly Her, both of Rochester, suffered non-life threatening injures as well. Both were wearing seat belts.


All three were taken to Mayo Clinic Hospital-Saint Marys.

Dover and Eyota fire departments along with members of the Olmsted County Sheriff's Office and Mayo Clinic Ambulance assisted the state patrol in its response.

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