Rochester man suffers life-threatening injuries after Highway 52 crash

(ABC 6 NEWS) – A Rochester man suffered life-threatening injuries after a crash on Highway 52 Sunday morning, according to Minnesota State Patrol.

Two vehicles were heading south on Highway 52 around 8:50 a.m. when a canopy came loose from a truck and hit a vehicle driven by a 59-year-old Rochester man.

The man’s vehicle left the road and went through a fence to the frontage road, according to state patrol.

He was taken to Saint Marys Campus with life-threatening injuries.

The passenger in his vehicle and the other driver was not hurt.