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3 people in critical condition after two-vehicle crash in Otter Tail County

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Three people are in critical condition and two others suffered other injuries in a two-vehicle crash Sunday at the intersec-tion of Highway 78 and Highway 210 in Otter Tail County, the Minnesota State Patrol reports.


About 7:19 p.m., a 2002 Pontiac Grand Prix traveling westbound on Highway 210 broadsided a 2005 Honda Odyssey mini-van traveling southbound on Highway 78, the report said.

One person was trapped in the crash and had to be extricated, the report says.

All three passengers in the minivan were listed in critical condition, including Gregory L. Ogdahl, 38, of Dayton, Minn. The other two passengers and their hometowns were not provided in the latest Patrol report.

The driver of the minivan, Dana A. Ogdahl, 38, Dayton, suffered non-life-threatening injuries, but no description was available in the Patrol report.

The driver of the car, Jennifer L. Marple, 18, Breckenridge, Minn , also suffered a non-life-threatening injury, the Patrol reports. Her passenger, Isaac J. Meyer, 20, Breckenridge, did not have an injury that was apparent, the Patrol reports.

All six involved in the crash were transported by ambulance to Lake Region Hospital in Fergus Falls, Minn., the report says.

They were transported by Ringdahl Ambulance with assistance from Battle Lake Fire and Rescue, the report says.

Other agencies assisting were the Battle Lake Police Department and the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office, the report says.