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Sauk Centre woman injured in Tuesday morning crash in Lake Andrew Township, Kandiyohi County

Saraann Marie Carlson, 51, of Sauk Centre, was transported to Carris-Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar for non-life threatening injuries after her vehicle collided with another vehicle on an icy and snowy intersection Tuesday morning in Kandiyohi County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

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LAKE ANDREW TOWNSHIP — A Sauk Centre woman was injured after her vehicle collided with another vehicle on an icy and snowy intersection Tuesday morning in Kandiyohi County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

According to the crash report, Saraann Marie Carlson, 51, of Sauk Centre, was transported to Carris Health-Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar for non-life threatening injuries after her 2013 Lincoln MKX SUV collided with a 1994 Ford Ranger pickup truck pulling a trailer, driven by Trevor Joseph Schlangen, 20, of Belgrade.

Carlson was southbound on U.S. Highway 71 when her vehicle collided with Schlangen’s vehicle as it was stopped at a stop sign headed eastbound on County Road 40.

Schlangen did not have any injuries listed on the crash report; his airbag did not deploy. Both parties were wearing their seat belt. Carlson’s airbag did deploy.

Alcohol was not involved, according to the State Patrol.

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The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office also responded to the incident, reported at 8:47 a.m.

Mark Wasson has been a public safety reporter with Post Bulletin since May 2022. Previously, he worked as a general assignment reporter in the southwest metro and as a public safety reporter in Willmar, Minn. Readers can reach Mark at mwasson@postbulletin.com.
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