Forum staff reports, Published May 04 2014
Man injured in rollover accident in Wilkin CountyBRECKENRIDGE, Minn. – An unnamed man who was involved in a rollover accident in rural Wilkin County was taken by ambulance here to St. Francis Hospital Saturday morning.
A neighbor in the vicinity of the intersection of Wilkin County Road 16 and 270th Avenue picked up a man, covered in mud, and brought the man to his residence, where Wilkin County deputies were called.
Earlier the area had been unsuccessfully searched when the Wilkin County Sheriff’s Office received a notification at 1:44 a.m. of a rollover accident at the rural intersection.
A ground search and helicopter search by the Minnesota State Patrol failed to locate the vehicle.
The extent of the unidentified driver’s injuries was not known, according to the sheriff’s office.