6 injured when car swerves to avoid animal in Otter Tail County

Crash Report FSA

ROTHSAY, Minn. — Six young men were hurt in a rollover crash Monday, May 13, east of Rothsay in Otter Tail County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

About 4:20 a.m., a 1999 Toyota Camry was driving west on Interstate 94 when it swerved to avoid an animal, went off the road, hit a cable median barrier and rolled, the patrol said.

The six occupants of the car were men ages 18 to 20 from the Twin Cities area. They all were treated at Lake Region Hospital in Fergus Falls for injuries that were not life-threatening.

All six were wearing seat belts, and alcohol was not involved, the patrol said.

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