ONAMIA-A driver and three passengers were injured, one seriously, in a two-vehicle crash Friday, Nov. 2, at the intersection of Highways 169 and 27 in Onamia.
The Minnesota State Patrol responded to the crash at 4:10 p.m., where a Chevy Equinox was traveling east on Highway 27 and a Chevy Silverado was southbound on Highway 169. The state patrol reported the Equinox stopped at the stop sign and proceeded to cross Highway 169 when it was struck by the Silverado at the intersection.
The driver of the Equinox, Jack David Olson, 79, Crosslake, was seriously injured and transported to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale. His two passengers-Kimberly A. Kaeder, 56, and Wanda Jo Olson-Johnson, 55, both of Crosslake-had non-life-threatening injuries and were transported to Mille Lacs Health System in Onamia.
The driver of the truck, Michael T. Scofield, 42, Princeton, was not injured, but his passenger, Susan D. Scofield, 42, Princeton, had non-life-threatening injuries and also was taken to the Onamia hospital.
The Onamia police and fire departments, Mille Lacs County Sheriff's Office and Mille Lacs Health System ambulance service assisted the state patrol at the scene.