MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A 73-year-old man was injured in a horse and buggy crash in central Minnesota Saturday.
Just after 2:30 p.m., the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office responded to call on the 3000 block of 240th Avenue Northwest in Colfax, Minnesota.READ MORE: At Duluth's Rose Garden, Thousands Of Vibrant Flowers Are Uniquely Situated On Lake Superior's Shore
According to the sheriff’s office, horses were pulling a covered wagon when they got frightened and ran into a ditch.READ MORE: COVID Community Test Sites In Mpls., St. Paul, Bloomington To Close By End Of The Week
The driver of the wagon was thrown and injured, according to the sheriff’s office. The 73-year-old was airlifted from the scene and taken to St. Cloud Hospital with unknown injuries.MORE NEWS: Twin Cities Among Metro Areas Included In Biden Plan To Curb Violent Crime
Other passengers on the wagon were not injured, the sheriff’s office said.