MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A 57-year-old Litchfield woman had to be rescued from an overturned truck in a water-filled ditch Tuesday evening, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
The incident was reported around 6 p.m. near Highway 7 and 200th Street.READ MORE: Como Park H.S. Student About To Take Flight As J-ROTC Cadet
Sgt. Jesse Grabow says the vehicle ran off the road and rolled into a water-filled ditch. The driver was able to keep his or her head above water while trapped in the vehicle until rescued.READ MORE: Behind-The-Scenes Of Wildlife Science Center's Mission To Learn All About Wolves
The driver, identified as Debra Decker, was then transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, Grabow said.MORE NEWS: How Can You Tell If You're Truly Burning Out? What Can You Do About It?
Grabow says road conditions were snowy and icy.