Tricounty News

Thanksgiving crash blamed on wintry conditions

Brenda Stachen of Zimmerman was driving a 2004 Nissan Tundra Thursday, Nov. 22, when she lost control of her vehicle and rolled over into the east ditch of Minnesota Highway 15 near 312th Street in Kingston Township. This was around 7:50 p.m., according to the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office. The cause of the accident is said to be the icy road conditions and heavy crosswinds. Stachen, age 43, was taken by Gold Cross Ambulance to St. Cloud Hospital.