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Woman suffers minor injuries, child unhurt in rollover crash

Police and ambulance personnel work Tuesday at the scene of a rollover crash on Willmar Avenue Southwest. The driver suffered only minor injuries, and her child in the back seat was unhurt. Tribune photo by Gretchen Schlosser

WILLMAR -- A 25-year-old Willmar woman suffered minor injuries, but was not transported to the hospital, after a one-vehicle rollover crash around 9:25 a.m. Tuesday along the 500 block of Willmar Avenue Southwest.

According to the Willmar police crash report, Linda Vasquez was driving a 1997 Chevy sport utility vehicle westbound, changed lanes, turned to check on her young son in the back seat, struck a snow bank and rolled the vehicle. Her passenger, Thomas Skaggs, 2½, was not injured.