2 killed, 2 hospitalized after crash involving Amish buggy in Fillmore County

(ABC 6 News) – Two people are dead and two others are hospitalized after a crash involving a vehicle and Amish buggy in Fillmore County on Monday morning.

The Fillmore County Sheriff’s Office (FCSO) told ABC 6 News that the crash happened just before 8:30 a.m. in Sumner Township near County Road 1 by the Sumner Center Church.

The FCSO said it was a rear-end crash. Two people from the horse-drawn buggy were killed along with its horse. Two other people were transported to St. Marys Hospital. The extent of their injuries are unknown.

County Road 1 near Sumner Center is closed at this time as the investigation into the crash continues.

The FCSO along with the Minnesota State Patrol and Mower County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the crash.

ABC 6 News will provide additional information when it becomes available.