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Willmar man injured in Todd County accident

BERTHA –– A Willmar man was injured Sunday in a one-car roll-over accident in Todd County.

Russ Nelson, 20, was a passenger in a vehicle driven by Isabel Maccay, 18, of Anchorage, Alaska, that rolled on U.S. Highway 71 north of Bertha.

The accident was reported at around 9 p.m.

According to the State Patrol, Maccay was driving a 1999 Chevy Blazer on Highway 71 near Raccoon Road when she lost control of the vehicle, which rolled and landed in the ditch on its tires.

Maccay and Nelson were taken by ambulance to Tri-County Health Care in Wadena and treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

The road was dry at the time of the accident. Alcohol was not cited as a factor in the crash.

Carolyn Lange

A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers regional news with the West Central Tribune.

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