Pedestrians injured in accident

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, July 7, 2004

Tyler Aaron Wolf, age 18, of Eagle Grove, Iowa, was taken to a Rochester hospital by Mayo One helicopter after being injured in an accident on I-35 near mile marker 12, near the exit to Wal-Mart, about 4:22 p.m. Monday.

Cori Wade Starling, age 17, of Reedsburg, Wis., was taken to Naeve Hospital for treatment of injuries.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Wolf and Starling were standing by their disabled vehicle off the roadway when they were struck by a car driven by Joseph Paul Peter, age 19, of Sheffield, Iowa. Peter and his three passengers were uninjured.

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The patrol’s report said Peter lost control of his south bound vehicle on what was described as an extemely wet pavement with standing water.