A New Ulm man was killed and two other were hurt in a crash on Highway 14 near Courtland Wednesday morning.
Minnesota State Patrol says a pickup westbound on Highway 14 collided with an eastbound van just before 8:00 a.m.
The driver of the van, 41-year-old Michael Reinharts, was killed in the crash and troopers say the driver of the pickup, 68-year-old Charles Elder of Mankato, and a passenger in the van, 31-year-old Austin Cooper of New Ulm were taken to the hospital. Their injuries are not believed to be life threatening.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation, but the report shows that both lanes of the highway were ice-covered at the time.