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Crash in Renville injures two people

A rear-end type accident in Renville sent two people the hospital Tuesday.

Jebb M Davidson, 20, of Paynesville, was driving westbound on Highway 212 around 3 p.m. when his vehicle rear-ended a vehicle driven by Tina L Hesse, 33, of Fairfax. Hesse was slowing down to make a left turn near milepost 97 at the time of accident, according to a press release from the Minnesota State Patrol.

Hesse was transported by Hector Ambulance to Renville County Hospital for what were described as non life-threatening injuries. The passenger in Davidson’s vehicle, Jesse O Blodgett, 28, of Mankato, was also transported to Renville County Hospital for injuries, according to State Patrol.

According to the press release, Blodgett’s medical condition is unknown at this time. Davidson reportedly did not sustain any injuries.

Also to respond to the accident were Renville County Sheriff’s Office, McLeod County Sheriff’s Office, Buffalo Lake Police and Buffalo Lake Fire Department.