Rochester MnDOT Driver Escapes Injury After Car Hits His Truck
Cannon Falls, MN (KROC AM News) - A MnDOT truck driver from Rochester was shaken up but not hurt after a car crashed into his vehicle in Cannon Falls.
The Minnesota State Patrol says the crash happened while 30-year-old Joseph Johnson was parked along Highway 52 in Cannon Falls around 1:00 PM Friday.
The State Patrol report says the “truck with crash cushion and arrow board activated was stopped on right shoulder providing traffic control for road and shoulder maintenance” when it was rear-ended by the other vehicle.
The driver of the vehicle was identified as 63-year-old Darrell Carlson of Red Wing. He suffered non-life threatening injuries. The State Patrol report does not indicate how fast he was going at the time.