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Kensington Man Injured Crash in Pope County


A Kensington man was injured in a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Highway 55 and 320th Avenue in Pope County Tuesday, Sept. 12.
According to the MN State Patrol crash report, Joshua Buse, 24, of Evansville, was driving south on 320th Avenue when his truck collided with a van driven by David Rauchbauer, 61, of Kensington at about 5:30 p.m. The van was westbound on Highway 55 in Ben Wade Township.
According to the State Patrol, Rauchbauer  was taken to the St. Cloud Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Bus was not injured.

Both drivers were wearing seatbelts.

Road conditions were dry.

Agencies that responded were Kensington Fire and Rescue, Lowry Fire and Rescue, Pope County Sheriff’s Office and LifeLink 3 helicopter.