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■ Two Brainerd residents injured in crash

Two Brainerd residents were injured when the vehicles they were driving crashed Monday at North Fifth Street and Holly Street in Brainerd, reported the Brainerd Police Department.


Anthony E. Christenson, 28, and Irene L. Rangen, 54, were transported by North Memorial Ambulance to Essentia Health-St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Brainerd where they were treated and then released.

The crash was reported at 5:26 p.m. The Brainerd Fire Department assisted at the scene.

■ Bloomington woman injured

in snowmobile crash

EMILY — A 46-year-old Bloomington woman was injured Saturday when the snowmobile she was operating crashed on the snowmobile trail off Highway 6, north of Poplar Drive in Emily, reported the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office.

Lana Skindelien was transported to Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby to be treated for a shoulder injury. Information on her condition Tuesday was unavailable. The crash was reported at 1:33 p.m.

■ Hanover man injured in ATV crash

A 51-year-old Hanover man was injured Saturday while riding an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) on Gull Lake, reported the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office.

Robert Braden was transported to Essentia Health-St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Brainerd to be treated for an arm injury. The operator, a 47-year-old man, of the ATV was charged with a misdemeanor for driving recklessly.

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