One in Hospital Following Accident with Front End Loader

By KBJR News 1

One in Hospital Following Accident with Front End Loader

February 8, 2013 Updated Feb 8, 2013 at 11:24 AM CDT

Hibbing, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- One person sustained serious injuries following a car crash with a construction front end loader along Highway 169 near Hibbing.

79 year old Robert McDonald of Hibbing sustained serious injuries after his car rear ended a front end loader around six Thursday night along Highway 169. He was taken to UMCM in Hibbing for his injuries.

19 year old Michael Lastovich of Hibbing, the driver of the front end loader, sustained no apparent injuries.

Authorities say that no alcohol was detected in either driver.

The Minnesota State Patrol, Hibbing Police and St. Louis County Sheriff's Office are investigating this crash.

Posted to the web by Krista Burns

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