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At least 1 hurt in car, semitrailer collision near Pillager

The Minnesota State Patrol responded to the crash, reported at 9:23 a.m. Thursday, June 23, in Sylvan Township, west of Baxter.

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SYLVAN TOWNSHIP — A 39-year-old Motley man and a 52-year-old Oakdale man were involved in a two-vehicle crash Thursday, June 23, on Highway 210 in Cass County.

The Minnesota State Patrol responded to the crash, reported at 9:23 a.m. in Sylvan Township, near Pillager. According to the report, a 2002 Ford Escape was eastbound on the highway when it crossed into the westbound lane, striking a 2016 Mack semitractor-trailer.

The 52-year-old driver of the semitrailer suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was transported to Essentia Health-St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Brainerd.

Information on the 39-year-old driver of the Ford had not been released as of Thursday evening.

The road was dry at the time of the crash.

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Assisting at the scene were the Cass County Sheriff’s Office, Pillager Fire Department and North Memorial Health.

Related Topics: CRASHESACCIDENTSCASS COUNTY
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