Bicyclist injured in accident
Staff photo by Josh Moniz
An accident between a bicycle and a pick-up truck occurred Tuesday evening at the intersection of Broadway and 7th North streets in New Ulm, resulting in minor damage to the truck and unknown injuries to the bicyclist, according to New Ulm Police. Timothy Frechette, 59, of New Ulm, was biking southbound on east side of Broadway when he entered the intersection. A 2004 Dodge Ram driven by Bennie Moore Jr., 32, of Redwood Falls, was turning right on to Broadway. The vehicle struck the bicycle, knocking Frechette to the street. Frechette was treated by emergency personnel at the scene and taken away in an ambulance.