Cherokee Man Injured in Minnesota Accident

A Cherokee man was injured when a semi he was driving was involved in a collision with another vehicle Tuesday in southern Minnesota.

The Minnesota State Patrol says 40-year-old Gerald Wovcha of Mankato, Minnesota was driving a 2009 Toyota Prius eastbound and 60-year-old Roger Hohl of Cherokee was driving a 2023 Freightliner Semi when the two collided at an intersection near St. Peter.

Both drivers were taken to a St. Peter Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

(courtesy KUOO in Spirit Lake)