NEW LONDON -- Two people are hurt after a head on crash in Kandiyohi County yesterday (Wednesday) afternoon.

The incident happened at about 4:30 p.m. on Highway 71 near New London.

The State Patrol says 43-year-old Chad Scheltens, of Spicer, was heading west on County Road 40 attempting to turn south onto Highway 71 when he was hit by another vehicle.

23-year-old Ashley McCleary, of Belgrade, was the driver of the second vehicle.

Both drivers suffered non life-threatening injuries in the crash.