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Three injured in Fairhaven crash

Three injured in Fairhaven crash Click to Enlarge Photo: Abby Faulkner

Nov 16, 2013 at 6:16 am

FAIRHAVEN, Minn. (KNSI)  A two vehicle collision in Fairhaven Township sent three people to the hospital Friday.

The Stearns County Sheriff's Office says it happened at the intersection of County Roads 7 and 146.

Twenty one year-old Caroline Connelly of St. Joseph was northbound on County Road 7 and collided with a Jeep Grand Cherokee headed west on County 146. The jeep was driven by 59 year-old Joseph Estevez of St. Joseph. He blew through a stop sign and broadsided Connelly's car.

Both Connelly and Estevez were taken by amblance to the hospital, while a passenger in Connelly's car--21 year-old  Brittany LaFave of Monticello--was airlifted to St. Cloud Hospital where she was in critical condition. Connelly was in good condition.

The crash was reported just before two o'clock Friday afternoon.

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