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3 injured in broadside crash

The drivers and passenger involved in a broadside crash in Morrison County Friday all were treated at a nearby hospital for injuries. The Minnesota State Patrol reports Travis G. Pugh, 20, Pierz, was driving a 1995 Ford pickup truck westbound on ...

The drivers and passenger involved in a broadside crash in Morrison County Friday all were treated at a nearby hospital for injuries.

The Minnesota State Patrol reports Travis G. Pugh, 20, Pierz, was driving a 1995 Ford pickup truck westbound on 200th Street across Highway 10 about 3:15 p.m. Friday when the truck was struck broadside by a 2008 Ford Edge. The Edge, driven by Judith M. Kopka, 72, Staples, was traveling southbound with a passenger on Highway 10 at the time of the crash.

Both drivers and the passenger, Heinrich Kopka, 79, Staples, were transported to St. Gabriel's Hospital in Little Falls with non-life-threatening injuries.

Both vehicles sustained severe damage as a result of the crash and airbags deployed.

The Morrison County sheriff's office assisted at the scene.

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