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Pickup injures dogsledder east of Brainerd

A dogsledder was air-lifted to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale after he was injured in a collision with a pickup Friday.

The crash was reported at 3:09 p.m. Friday on the 14900 block of Nokay Hall Road, east of Brainerd.

The man’s name wasn’t released, nor was his condition. No one in the truck was reported injured. One of the dogs was missing initially after the crash, but was later found. All of the dogs survived the crash.

The Brainerd Fire Department and Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Department responded to the scene.

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