Willmar Woman Killed in Crash on Highway 71, Two Others Hurt
NEW LONDON -- A Willmar woman was killed in a crash near New London early Sunday morning. The incident happened on Highway 71 shortly before 2:30 a.m.
The Minnesota State Patrol says a car going north and a pickup truck going south on Highway 71 collided in the roadway.
The driver of the car, 52-year-old Dalia Zuniga, died as a result of her injuries.
Her passenger, 31-year-old Sergio Valador-Venzor of Belgrade, and the driver of the truck, 18-year-old Daniel Lohse of Willmar, were both taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Authorities say alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash.