Villard man hurt in crash involving two semis

Two semi-trucks collided Thursday in Kandiyohi County, sending a Villard man to the hospital.

Bobby Funk, 40, of Villard, received non-life-threatening injuries in the crash, which was reported at 9:40 a.m. April 2 at the intersection of Highways 71 and 9 in Burbank Township.

Funk was driving a 2007 International 7000 northbound on Highway 71, while Mihajlo Korceba, 21, of Tacoma, Washington, was at the wheel of a 2013 Freightliner M2C headed east on Highway 9.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the Freightliner stopped at Highway 71, entered the intersection and was hit by the International.

Korceba was not injured.

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