Aug 20, 2013 at 4:37 am
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) A rear end collision between a semi and pickup truck and trailer sent two people to the hospital with minor injuries Monday.
The Stearns County Sheriff's Office says it happened just before ten o'clock Monday night at County Road 13 and 405th Street in Melrose Township.
The pickup was pulling a load of straw bales and was northbound on County Road 13 when it was rear-ended by the semi.
The semi had severe front end damage and the pickup and farm trailer were in the ditch with the bales scattered on the roadway.
Those involved in the accident are identified as 57 year-old Lyle Johnson of Brooten, 21 year-old Laura Johnson of Brooten and 35 year-old Patrick Thull of Sauk Centre.
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