3 kids recovering from ravine crash that killed their mom

The crash happened Sep. 20 near Red Wing.
Author:
Publish date:

More information has been made public regarding the single-vehicle crash that left a 27-year-old mother dead and her three children injured. 

The crash happened on Wednesday, Sep. 19 on the west side of Red Wing. Red Wing police say the first officer to respond found the vehicle resting on its roof in a ravine, with voices coming from inside the vehicle. 

According to a GoFundMe account for the family, the crash likely happened around 6 a.m. but went unnoticed until 3:30 p.m. when someone on a bus saw the back tires of their vehicle in the ravine and called 911 for help. 

The driver of the vehicle has been identified as Jasmyne Baune of Red Wing. She was pronounced dead at the scene. Her three children, ages 7, 16 months and 7 months survived but suffered injuries. 

The 7-year-old suffered a broken femur that required surgery and has been "dealing with terrible nightmares about the accident," the GoFundMe page says. 

The two younger children were kept in the hospital for two days for observation, but it's unclear what injuries they suffered. 

"When you look at the car it truly is a miracle the three kids survived. Thanks for considering a donation and God bless," the fundraiser says. 

It's not clear what caused Baune to leave the roadway and crash. 

Next Up

vote, vote now

MN Supreme Court dismisses attempt to block election certification

Another legal defeat for Republicans challenging the election.

prison, Rush City cell block

Another Minnesota prison inmate dies after COVID-19 diagnosis

The virus has killed at least six Minnesota inmates.

leech lake band of ojibwe sign

11,760 acres of land wrongly taken from Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe will be returned

The Senate and now the House have passed a bill that effectively returns the land. It's now headed for the president's signature.

Karl-Anthony Towns

Timberwolves release first half of 2020-21 regular season schedule

The second half of the schedule will be announced at a later date.

reindeer como zoo

Watch live: Como Zoo's live reindeer cam is back for December

The live feed will run 24/7 allowing you to keep an eye on Santa's antlered helpers.

sleeping

Three simple ways to boost your immune health heading into winter

Eating right is one thing, but there are other ways to stay healthy as the days shorten.

Taylor Rogers

Why Twins fans shouldn't give up on Taylor Rogers

The Twins closer struggled in 2020 but could rebound next season.

Co. Rd. 2 crash, Wakefield Twp.

Teen driver leaves road, crashes into three trees

Fortunately, the 16-year-old was not injured.

mndot deer  tunnel 1

Minnesota is getting its first highway crossing for animals

This will provide a safe way for animals to cross the street, and hopefully limit deer-vehicle collisions.

Related

Woman dies, 3 children injured in rollover crash into a ravine

Police found the vehicle resting on its roof in a ravine.

Michael Jon Clarkson

Man killed in wrong-way crash in Waconia was father-of-2

The crash happened Monday on Hwy. 5 near Hartmann Drive.

Joseph Koopman

Man killed in rollover crash was Army vet, father-of-3 girls

Joseph Koopman died in a rollover crash in southwest Minnesota on May 17.

Boys killed in southern Minnesota crash lost their mother in 2016

Three people died in the crash Saturday morning.

Dustin Lee Hicks

Charges: Driver was drunk in fatal crash after Snoop Dogg concert

The crash happened around 1 a.m. Saturday after the concert at Treasure Island.

2 killed in I-94 crash ID'd as young adults from Anoka

The crash happened in Minneapolis on Sunday night.

Victim of Twin Cities motorcycle crash leaves behind wife, 4 kids

Travis Eckman was killed in an a crash on Interstate 694 on Friday.

3 people killed in 2 separate crashes on Minnesota roads

Both crashes happened during the day Friday.