Updated: Two drivers killed in Highway 61/ 316 crash
WELCH -- A crash Friday, Jan. 27, 2017, killed two drivers when their vehicles collided at U.S. Highway 61 and Minnesota Highway 316.
State troopers aided by the Goodhue County Sheriff's Office temporarily shut down Highway 61 and a helicopter ambulance landed at the scene. A passenger in the Ford, Daniel Raymond Ramthun, 72, Goodhue, was transported to Regions Hospital in St. Paul with what authorities said they believed to be non-life-threatening injuries.
Hastings and Red Wing ambulance crews assisted at the scene.