“Stewartville Woman Killed in Tragic Crash: Brenna Amos Loses Life in Collision with Tractor”

By | July 13, 2023



A fatal crash in Goodhue County, Minnesota claimed the life of a Stewartville woman on Tuesday morning. The incident occurred near the intersection of County Rd. 1 and 210th Ave., approximately seven miles southwest of Red Wing.

According to the Goodhue County Sheriff’s Office, the crash involved an SUV driven by 33-year-old Brenna Amos and a manure spreader being towed by a tractor operated by 65-year-old Lyle Dicke. Amos was traveling in the eastbound lane of County Rd. 1 when her vehicle collided with the back end of the manure spreader. Dicke reported hearing a loud bang and feeling the equipment being pushed forward before calling 911.

Tragically, Amos was pronounced dead at the scene, while Dicke escaped the crash without injuries. The Southern Minnesota Regional Medical Examiner’s Office responded to the scene, and the State Patrol is assisting Goodhue County investigators with accident reconstruction. The Red Wing Fire Department, Red Wing Ambulance, and Goodhue First Responders also provided assistance.

The details surrounding the crash are still under investigation, and authorities are working to determine the cause of the collision. An accident reconstruction will help shed light on the sequence of events leading up to the crash.

This tragic incident serves as a reminder of the importance of safe driving and being attentive on the roads. It is crucial for drivers to remain focused, follow traffic laws, and be aware of their surroundings to prevent accidents. The community is mourning the loss of the Stewartville woman and sending condolences to her family and friends during this difficult time.

As the investigation continues, authorities hope to gather all the necessary information to determine the factors contributing to this fatal crash..