Pickup driver receives life-threatening injuries in Aitkin County rollover
A 47-year-old woman from Key West, Fla., suffered life-threatening injuries after she was partially ejected from her pickup truck in Farm Island Township in Aitkin County.
Bridget Riley Hicks was southbound in a 2003 GMC Sierra on Aitkin County Road 28 near 287th Lane at about 4:30 p.m. Saturday, May 18, when she failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway.
Hicks was not wearing a seat belt when the pickup truck went off the roadway and rolled onto the driver's side, according to the Minnesota State Patrol, and alcohol was involved.
Hicks was taken to North Memorial.
The Aitkin County Sheriff's Office assisted at the crash scene.