MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Two people were injured after a head-on crash in Le Sueur County early Sunday morning.
According to the Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office, officials received a call around 1:53 a.m. of a two-car accident with injuries on North Shore Drive in Washington Township.READ MORE: COVID In Minnesota: 21 More Deaths Reported; State's Now Seen 40K Hospitalizations
Upon arrival, police saw two vehicles in the ditch, both were extensively damaged.
Police said it appeared as though this was a head-on incident.READ MORE: Beach Boys Bringing Holiday Harmonies Tour To Treasure Island
Each car had only one occupant.
Forty-four-year-old Jody Volk, of Madison Lake, suffered life threatening injuries and was taken to St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester. Eighteen-year-old Madeline Maruska, of Madison Lake, suffered serious injuries and was transported to Mayo Mankato.MORE NEWS: Bemidji Police Seeking Public's Help Finding 2 Missing Teenagers
The cause of the accident is currently under investigation.