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5 survive head-on crash in Wacouta

A La Crosse, Wis., man sustained only minor injuries Sunday when his 2006 Infiniti and a Chevrolet TrailBlazer collided head-on at 4:26 p.m. on Highway 61 at Wacouta Road.

The crash destroyed both vehicles.

The driver of the Infiniti, Gerald Yehle, 68, was taken to Fairview Red Wing Medical Center, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

The TrailBlazer driver, Brett Collins, 40, of Chaska, Minn., was not injured. His three passengers -- his wife and two daughters -- also escaped injury.

All five people were wearing their seat belts, the State Patrol said.

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