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Jackson County Fatal Accident

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Jackson County Fatal Accident

Jackson, MN (KICD)–Two from Jackson were killed and a Spencer man was seriously injured following a semi versus car broadside accident on Friday morning.

The Minnesota State Patrol says 85-year-old Donna Kanuch of Jackson was heading east on Jackson County Road 4 at 11:10 with her daughter, 64-year-old Norma Kanuch, in tow. 56-year-old Dwayne Meyer of Spencer was heading north on Highway 71 in a 2006 International Semi loaded with soybeans when the semi and 1996 Chrysler Concorde collided at the intersection.

Donna Kanuch and Norma Kanuch were pronounced dead at the scene. Meyer was flown to the Sanford Hospital in Sioux Falls with serious injuries.

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, Jackson Fire and Rescue, and Sanford Jackson Ambulance assisted on scene.