NU man dies in Waseca County crash
JANESVILLE – A 35-year-old former New Ulm man died from injuries received in an accident Friday afternoon near the intersection of U.S. Highway 14 and Waseca County Road 17.
Tyson L. Raitz, who was currently living in Waseca, was driving a 1990 Toyota Celica westbound on Highway 14 when he lost control, left the road and collided with two unoccupied, parked semis. Raitz was not wearing a seat belt but an airbag deployed, according to the State Patrol.
Janesville Fire, the Waseca County Sheriff’s Office, North Ambulance and Mayo One were called to the scene.
Raitz’s obituary is on page 5A.