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Five injured in crash near Waubun

Five people were hurt in a three-vehicle crash Friday afternoon on Highway 59 in Mahnomen County.

     Injured were Darla J. Kier, 56, of Waubun; Alec P. Worden, 22, of Mahnomen; Constance E. Nelson, 62, of Detroit Lakes; Cady L. Bellanger, 20, of Waubun; and Adrian D. Lund, under age 1, of Waubun.

     All suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol.

     The crash occurred around 3:30 p.m. about halfway between Waubun and Mahnomen.

     A 2004 Buick Park Avenue driven by Kier was stopped on Highway 59 northbound waiting to take a left turn to go west on County Road 6.

     A 2003 Ford Focus driven by Worden was also northbound on Highway 59 and rear-ended the Park Avenue.

     A 2002 Dodge Intrepid driven by Nelson was southbound on Highway 59 and sideswiped both cars.

     Bellanger and Lundon were both passengers in the Park Avenue.

     The accident occurred on dry blacktop. The Mahnomen County Sheriff’s Office assisted at the scene.