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County Road 8 crash results in injury

A two-vehicle accident resulted in a non-life threatening incident for a Kenyon woman on Sept. 11. Peggy Gay Nelson, 76, was stopped at the crossover on Highway 52 at County Road 8 when she pulled in front of Vicky Jean Hardecopf, 53, Dexter, who was traveling southbound, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

Nelson was taken to Mayo Clinic Health System in Cannon Falls. Both women were wearing their seat belts.

The Minnesota State Patrol, Goodhue County Sheriff's Office and Cannon Falls Ambulance responded to the accident.

Matthew Lambert

Matthew Lambert joined the Red Wing Republican Eagle in March 2018 covering school board, public safety, and writing features. Lambert previously wrote for the Pierce County Herald and River Falls Journal. He is a graduate of Winona State University with a Bachelor's degree in Mass Communication: Journalism. 

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