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Somerset man dies when tire strikes car

News River Falls,Wisconsin 54022
Hudson Star Observer
Somerset man dies when tire strikes car
River Falls Wisconsin 2815 Prairie Drive / P.O. Box 25 54022

A Somerset man was killed in a Saturday afternoon accident near Stillwater.

Shane Erickson, 23, was killed when an errant wheel from a Ford F-350 vehicle bounced across Highway 95, striking Erickson's Pontiac Grand Am.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol report, the crash occurred at about 2:23 p.m. in the southbound lanes of 95 at the intersection with Highway 36.

Bradley Wicklem, 39, of New Richmond, was the driver of the pickup. He was reportedly uninjured, as was his passenger.