At 5:03 p.m. Thursday, deputies, EMS personnel and Windom firefighters responded to a fatal car crash that happened on a sand road 0.1 miles west of Fifth and Mohawk Road.
James Teeter, 44, of Windom, died in the crash. Anthony Klein Schmidt, 24, of McPherson, was transported by EMS personnel to McPherson Hospital. The extent of his injuries are not yet known at this time.
Deputies reported both vehicles were driving down a sand road in the country near Windom. One vehicle skidded on the road and collided head-on with the other.
Schmidt was driving a 2006 Dodge Pickup. Teeter was driving a 1994 Ford explorer. Both vehicles were totaled.