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Four people hurt in crash north of Montevideo

MONTEVIDEO — Four people were injured in a two-vehicle crash around 12:30 p.m. today at the intersection of State Highway 29 and County Road 13 north of Montevideo.

According to the State Patrol, Aftab A. Khan, 44, of Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, was driving a 1997 Honda eastbound on County Road 13 and collided with a southbound 1998 Ford pickup driven by Tony R. Moore, 47, of Lake Park, Iowa.

Khan and one of his passengers, Shaheen Aftab, 47, were taken to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale for treatment of their injuries, which were labeled as serious injuries.

Moore was taken to Chippewa County-Montevideo Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. A passenger in his vehicle, Jodie M. Groote, 36, was taken to St. Cloud Hospital for treatment of serious injuries.

The injury status of two additional passengers in the Khan vehicle, Hayat Khan, 9, and Shahnaz Ansari, 49, was not included on the State Patrol media briefing web page.

Also responding were the Montevideo fire and ambulance, along with Chippewa County Sheriff’s Office.