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One victim airlifted following semi-car collision on Highway 12 east of Pennock

Fire fighter personnel stand near a white car Thursday morning that was involved in a semi-car collision near the intersection of U.S. Highway 12 and 75th Street Northwest, east of Pennock. Three individuals were riding in the car. Tribune photo by Kyle Rozendaal.1 / 3
A fire fighter walks past a semi-truck Thursday morning that was involved a semi-car collision near the intersection of U.S. Highway 12 and 75th Street Northwest, east of Pennock. The semi-truck driver was injured in the accident. Tribune photo by Kyle Rozendaal.2 / 3
A Life Link helicopter stands ready Thursday morning near a semi-car collision site near the intersection of U.S. Highway 12 and 75th Street Northwest, east of Pennock. One passenger from the car was transported to St. Cloud. Tribune photo by Kyle Rozendaal.3 / 3

PENNOCK - Multiple individuals were injured this morning in a semi-truck and car collision near the intersection of U.S. Highway 12 and 75th Street Northwest, about 1 mile east of Pennock.

Multiple law enforcement and emergency response personnel responded about 11:10 a.m. Thursday to the semi-truck and car collision, which resulted in both vehicles catching fire, according to Kandiyohi County Dispatch.

There was one driver in the semi and three individuals riding in the car.

A Life Link helicopter transported one of the car passengers to St. Cloud.

Train traffic on the near Burlington-Northern Santa Fe track was slowed down for a period of time.

Highway 12 was closed east of Pennock for a period of time and traffic was detoured.

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