Hector man dies Thursday in collision with semi
FAIRFAX – A 42-year-old Hector man died Thursday in a two-vehicle, fatal, broadside accident reported by the Minnesota State Patrol at 5:01 p.m. Thursday, on a wet road, about nine miles north of Fairfax on TH 4.
Carlos R. Quezada, 42, Hector, was southbound on TH 4 in a 2006 Ford Freestyle when he collided with a 2001 International 8000 that was northbound on TH 4, driven by Steven R. Cassidy, 49, Benson. Both drivers wore seat belts, both vehicles were demolished and no alcohol was detected, according to the state patrol. Cassidy was transported to Renville County Hospital, Olivia.
The Renville County Sheriff’s Office, Fairfax and Hector Police and Fairfax Fire & Rescue assisted.