Renville County, MN:
On Friday, January 24, 2020, at approximately 07:46 AM,
the Renville County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call reporting a two vehicle
crash. The crash occurred at the intersection of Renville County Road 1 and
Renville County Road 4. That location is approximately eight (8) miles south of
Danube, MN in Henryville Township. The caller reported both drivers were out of
The preliminary crash investigation revealed that a 2009 Toyota Corolla, driven by
35 year old Taylor Schmidt of Dell Rapids, SD was traveling eastbound on County
Road 4. The driver stopped for the stop sign and entered the intersection. The
vehicle collided with a 2014 Chevrolet Impala, driven by 63 year old Allen Larson
of Redwood Falls, MN, that was traveling northbound on Renville County Road 1.
Schmidt and Larson were both wearing their seat belt and were uninjured.
Assisting on scene were the Renville County Sheriff’s Office, Minnesota State
Patrol, and Danube Fire Department.