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Unhitched Trailer Causes Crash on I-94 Ottertail


A crash in Otter Tail County near Dalton on Monday has left two people seriously injured. The Minnesota State Patrol says a 35-year-old man from Virginia was driving westbound along I-94 when the trailer came unhitched from his van. A Freightliner semi struck the trailer that was in the roadway and rolled into the ditch.

Both drivers suffered life-threatening injuries.  A passenger in the van was not injured.

The crash remains under investigation.