The Free Press, Mankato, MN

July 30, 2013

Le Sueur man hurt when vehicle hits tree


The Mankato Free Press

---- — LE SUEUR — A 44-year-old Le Sueur man was hospitalized Monday morning after the vehicle he was driving southeast of Le Sueur left the road and struck a tree.

Jeffery Severson was airlifted to North Memorial Hospital in Robbinsdale. A condition report was not available Tuesday afternoon.

Le Sueur County deputies said Severson was alone in the westbound vehicle he was driving about 10:20 a.m. Monday on 376th Street (Le Sueur County Road 24). After Severson lost control of the vehicle, it entered the south ditch and struck a tree.

The accident is under investigation by the Le Sueur County Sheriff's Office and the State Patrol.