NORTH MANKATO — The public's help is being sought to identify a cargo van involved in a driving incident on Highway 169 Tuesday.
Curtis Kliewer, 46, of North Mankato was driving his motor scooter north on Highway 169 when he was cut uff by the van while on the exit road to Lookout Drive, a State Patrol report said. He crashed while making an evasive manuever to avoid a collision.
Witnesses said the van was white with with faded powder blue lettering that possibly included the word "MOBILE," the report said. It is possible the driver did not realize what had happened.
Kiewer remains in the hospital with serious injuries. He was wearing a helmet, which likely saved his life, the report said.
Anyone with information is being asked to call Sgt. Matt Dick at 507-344-2756.