Dakota, MN (KROC AM News) - A Caledonia man was killed Tuesday in a traffic wreck in Winona County.

The Minnesota State Patrol says 83-year-old Aldred Fruechte was trying to cross Highway 61 when his car was hit by another vehicle. Fruechte was taken to a La Crosse hospital where he died. The driver of the other vehicle was 31-year-old Amanda Neumann of Sparta, Wisc. who suffered minor injuries.

The wreck happened around 4:15 PM at the intersection of Highway 61 and Miller Valley Road, between Winona and La Crescent.

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