An elderly Madison couple has died, following a car crash on Thursday, December 27. Arthur and Elaine Dove, aged 82 and 77, died after their vehicle was broadsided at the intersection of Highway 9 and Highway 71 in Kandiyohi County. The couple were traveling eastbound on Highway 9 in a van when their vehicle was struck by a freight truck. The truck driver is listed in critical condition. The 63-year-old male driver is from Hector, MN; his name has not been released.
The Minnesota State Patrol responded to the accident and were assisted by Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office.