Renville County man killed in Wednesday morning crash with a semi-tractor in Mcleod County

A Hector man died following a Wednesday morning crash on a wet road in Mcleod County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.


HUTCHINSON — A Hector man died following a Wednesday morning crash on a wet road in McLeod County , according to the Minnesota State Patrol .

According to the crash report , Marcel Jerome Mathison, 92, of Hector, was the passenger in a 2020 Buick Encore, driven by Jean Alice Anderson, 85, Hector, heading eastbound on 150th Street in Lynn Township.

Matthew Jay Wilder, 39, of Alexandria, was driving a 2011 Kenworth semitractor southbound on state Highway 15. The vehicles collided at the intersection in Lynn Township , south of Hutchinson.


Mathison's injury was listed as fatal on the crash report.

Anderson suffered life-threatening injuries and was transported to Hutchinson Health Hospital.

No injuries are listed for Wilder on the crash report.

All parties were wearing their seat belts. Anderson's airbag deployed but Wilder's did not.

Alcohol is not listed as a factor on the report.

The Hutchinson Fire Department and Allina Ambulance assisted in the incident, reported at 10:32 a.m. Wednesday.

Mark Wasson has been a public safety reporter with Post Bulletin since May 2022. Previously, he worked as a general assignment reporter in the southwest metro and as a public safety reporter in Willmar, Minn. Readers can reach Mark at
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