BREAKING NEWS: Semi crash involves Mantorville man, kills Faribault woman
A semi truck driven by a Dodge County man has been involved in a fatal crash that killed a woman near Wanamingo Tuesday afternoon.
The crash claimed the life of Marisa Bocanegra of Faribault. She was a passenger in a van driven by a 15-year-old girl also from Faribault. The wreck happened on Highway 57 at Goodhue County Road 11 south of Wanamingo around 3:30 p.m.
The State Patrol reported a Ford Windstar driven by Hallie G. White was traveling westbound on CR 11 when it stopped at a stop sign and then proceeded into the path of a northbound semi driven by Matthew D. Weis, 40, of Mantorville.
White suffered serious injuries and was flown by Mayo One to St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester. Weis was not injured. Both were reportedly wearing seat belts and no alcohol was involved, according to the patrol.