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Two injured, one seriously, in Otter Tail County crash

NEAR OTTERTAIL, Minn. - Two men were injured, one seriously, in a crash in Otter Tail County on Sunday morning.Around 9:40 a.m., Dillon Spanswick, 24, of Ottertail was driving a Chevy Silverado north on Highway 78 near Rush Lake when a southbound...

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NEAR OTTERTAIL, Minn. – Two men were injured, one seriously, in a crash in Otter Tail County on Sunday morning.

Around 9:40 a.m., Dillon Spanswick, 24, of Ottertail was driving a Chevy Silverado north on Highway 78 near Rush Lake when a southbound Buick Park Avenue, driven by Zackary Willprecht, 20, of Breckenridge crossed the center line and struck Spanswick’s vehicle head-on.

Willprecht had serious injuries and Spanswick had injuries that were not life-threatening, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

According to the patrol, Spanswick was wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash, but Willprecht was not. Alcohol was not detected on either man, the patrol said.

Both were taken to the hospital in Perham.

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A state patrol incident report lists the road was wet at the time of the crash.

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