One injured in Hwy 212 crash

MONTEVIDEO — A Granite Falls woman was injured when her vehicle struck a tree Thursday night on U.S. Highway 212, the Minnesota State Patrol said.

Lacey Kay Knutson, 34, was taken to the Avera Granite Falls hospital with non life-threatening injuries, the State Patrol said.

The crash was reported at 11:11 p.m. Thursday in Stony Run Township, south of Montevideo. Knutson was driving a 2010 Ford Escape northbound on Highway 212 when the vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree, the State Patrol said. Road conditions were wet at the time of the crash.

The Granite Falls Police, Montevideo Police, and Granite Falls Ambulance all responded at the crash scene.


Today's breaking news and more in your inbox

Today's breaking news and more in your inbox
Are you a paying subscriber to the newspaper? *

Starting at $4.38/week.

Subscribe Today