STEELE COUNTY, MN. (THECOUNT) — Terry Jon Pelovsky, of Owatonna, Minnesota, has been identified as the victim in a Wednesday fatal vehicle crash in Steele County.

Pelovsky, 59, was killed in a two-vehicle crash near Owatonna Wednesday morning.


According to reports, Pelovsky was operating a Toyota Corolla on U.S. 218 near Owatonna, when the vehicle came into contact with a Jeep Grand Cherokee around 7 a.m. Wednesday.

Pelovsky was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries.

The 58-year-old Jeep driver was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The cause of the wreck remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Steele County is a county in the U.S. state of Minnesota. As of the 2020 census, the population was 37,406. Its county seat is Owatonna. Steele County comprises the Owatonna Micropolitan Statistical Area – Wikipedia.