Silver Lake man injured in accident north of Nicollet

By |2018-02-11T06:17:04-06:00February 11th, 2018|

One person was injured on Saturday night after a two-vehicle accident north of Nicollet near the intersection of Highway 111 and Fort Road. The Minnesota State Patrol reports 55-year old Ricky Allen Thompson of Nicollet was driving a Volkswagen, facing the wrong way on Highway 111 while on the shoulder getting mail. A GMC, driven by 53-year old Steven Richard Hackbarth of Silver Lake was traveling northbound on Highway 111 when the two vehicles collided at 6:19 p.m. Hackbarth sustained non-life threatening injuries and was transported to River's Edge Hospital in Saint Peter. Thompson was reportedly uninjured in the incident.