Accident occurred on Hwy. 210

By Chad Koenen


One person died and several others were injured in a two-vehicle accident on Highway 210 near mile marker 40 early Sunday morning. 

Grace Katherine Olson, age 19 of Barnesville, was driving a 2008 Chevrolet Malibu westbound on Highway 210 when the vehicle collided with a 2011 Ford F650 straight truck being driven by David Donald Moen, age 43 of Henning. Moen was traveling east on Highway 210.

Olson passed away as a result of injuries suffered during the accident. The crash occurred at 12:40 a.m. on Sunday morning. 

There were nine passengers in the van in addition to Moen, all of whom were either uninjured or suffered non-life threatening injuries. 

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the road conditions were snowy/icy. Responding to the call was the Underwood Fire Department, Battle Lake Fire Department and Ringdahl Ambulance.