Darryl Klapel Car Accident: Ortonville man killed in Big Stone County crash; Two injured.
The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a two-vehicle collision that killed one and left two injured in the Ortonville area on Saturday, May 28.
According to authorities, the crash happened at approximately 5:00 p.m. at the intersection of U.S. Highway 12 and Big Stone County Road 21 in Odessa Township, Big Stone County.
The crash involved a 2010 Honda Element driven by a 57-year-old Minneapolis man and a 2013 Lincoln MKX driven by a 73-year-old Ortonville man. A 71-year-old woman from Ortonville was a passenger in the Lincoln.
The deceased victim was identified as 73-year-old Darryl Klapel of Ortonville.