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Man trapped in vehicle accident

Emergency personnel work to rescue a person from an overturned vehicle near the

A man was trapped Wednesday night after his vehicle slid off the road into the ditch near the intersection of Beaver Dam and Wise roads.

The vehicle landed on the driver’s side southeast of Beaver Dam Road. Brainerd firefighters were called to the scene at 5:57 p.m. to extricate the driver, who was conscious. Firefighters cut out the front windshield to reach the driver. Roads were reported to be slick and icy, particularly on the edges of traffic lanes.

Steve Kohls
I started my career in photography after graduation from Moorhead State College with photography positions at the Daily News in Wahpeton, ND. , Country Echo in Pequot Lakes, The Journal in New Ulm and settling at the Brainerd Dispatch in 1975. I have been teaching fine art black and white and color photography at Central Lakes College for the past 15 years. Currently I have been teaching Underwater Photography for Central Lakes College and the Minnesota School of Diving for the past 7 years. From May to November you can find me at the Mineland Recreation Area either scuba diving and photographing the fish or enjoying the beauty of our area’s newest lakes.
(218) 855-5870