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Two hurt in Meeker County crash

COSMOS — Two people were taken to Meeker Memorial Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries sustained in a two-vehicle crash around 4:30 p.m. Thursday near Cosmos.

According to the State Patrol and the Meeker County Sheriff’s office, Casey Schaup, 52, of Madison Lake, was driving a 2004 GMC Envoy north on State Highway 4. Jason McCarthy, 24, of Cosmos, was driving a 1999 Dodge Ram west on 180th Street when the two vehicles collided at the intersection.

Schaup and a passenger in his vehicle, Robert Armstrong, 46, of Eagle Lake, were transported by Cosmos Ambulance. McCarthy was not injured.

The State Patrol is investigating the crash. Also responding was the Cosmos Fire Department.