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Dassel, Minn., man hurt in rollover east of Litchfield

LITCHFIELD -- A 51-year-old Dassel man was taken to Meeker Memorial Hospital for treatment of injuries sustained in a one-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon southeast of Litchfield.

According to the Meeker County Sheriff's office, emergency responders were called around 1:40 p.m. Thursday to 650th Avenue about one half mile south of U.S. Highway 12. David Manthei, driving a 1969 Ford Bronco, had swerved to avoid a collision on the roadway and drove into the ditch, causing the vehicle to roll over. The vehicle came to rest on its top.

The crash is under investigation by the Sheriff's Office.