The State Patrol says a southwest Minnesota woman was killed yesterday while riding a bicycle

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and pulling her two young children in a trailer.  The Patrol says 33 year old Andrea Boeve was riding on Highway 270 near her home in the town of Steen around 11:30 a.m. when she collided with a pickup truck that was going in the same direction.

The children ages -  1 and 4 - were taken to a hospital in Luverne.  The Patrol says they suffered non life threatening injuries.

The driver of the truck - 25 year old Christopher Weber of Brandon, South Dakota - was being held in the Nobles County jail where records show he was booked on a criminal vehicular homicide charge.