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La Crescent crash puts two in the hospital

La Crescent, MN (WXOW) –

A potentially drunk driver causes a car crash Saturday night in La Crescent.

It happened on Minnesota Highway 16 and Kistler road around 9:30 P.M.

Minnesota State Patrol says 31-year-old Sara Jane Rucker from Onalaska was driving North on Highway 16 when she crossed the center line and hit two oncoming cars.

The state patrol says she had been drinking.

The driver and passenger in one of the cars she hit were both injured and taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

No word yet on if the driver will face any charges.

Minnesota State Patrol, La Crescent Police and Fire Departments, Tri-State Ambulance and the Caledonia Police Department responded.

Peter Lenz

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