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Belgrade man airlifted after rollover into creek

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West Central Tribune
Belgrade man airlifted after rollover into creek
Willmar Minnesota 2208 Trott Ave. SW / P.O. Box 839 56201

SPRING HILL — A 19-year-old Belgrade man was airlifted to St. Cloud Hospital for treatment of injuries sustained in a rollover crash around 2 p.m. Sunday in Spring Hill Township.

According to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office, Dustin Kalthoff was driving a 2003 Ford pickup that left the roadway on County Road 12 just before the bridge over Getchell Creek. The vehicle vaulted over the creek, flipped end over end and came to rest on its tires.

Kalthoff received significant injuries and needed to be extricated from the vehicle. He was initially taking to Melrose and then was immediately airlifted to St. Cloud Hospital.

Also responding were the Melrose and St. Martin fire departments, Melrose Ambulance, Lifelink Air Ambulance and the State Patrol.

The crash remains under investigation.