A Mankato man died in a UTV crash in rural Wells. It happened early Saturday afternoon.
30-year-old Derek Michael Lindely died in the crash, according to a press release from Freeborn County.
The press release says Lindely was driving the UTV that lost control as it left a yard, heading southbound, shortly before 4 p.m. The UTV pinned Lindely underneath when it rolled into a ditch, according to the release.
Lifesaving measures were performed on Lindely at the scene.
Lindely’s passenger, 25-year-old Megan Lindely, also of Mankato, was unharmed.