A Waconia woman was killed in a crash on Tuesday in Mcleod County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

According to the state patrol, 67-year-old Candice Joy Pederson of Waconia was killed when the 2012 Hyundai Sonata she was driving was struck by a semi on Hwy. 212.

The state patrol reports that Pederson was southbound on Mcleod Avenue in Plato just after 6 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 10. As she crossed through the intersection at Hwy. 212, she was struck by a westbound 2013 Kenworth semi, driven by 59-year-old William Howard Brooks of Stewart, Minnesota.

Pederson was pronounced dead at the scene. Brooks did not suffer any injuries, according to the state patrol.

Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the crash, according to the state patrol. The state patrol noted wet road conditions at the time of the crash.

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