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Woman injured in three-vehicle crash in Pope County

A Starbuck woman was injured in a three-vehicle crash in Pope County this morning, Thursday, shortly after 8 a.m.

Nan Hagerty of Starbuck was driving a 2008 Grand Prix east on Highway 28 in Minnewaska Township and was slowing down to make a left turn onto Sunny View Drive when she was rear-ended by a 2014 Chrysler 300 driven by Catherine Lien, also of Starbuck, according to the State Patrol.

The Grand Prix was pushed into the westbound lane and struck by a 2012 Chevrolet Traverse driven by Jeremiah Stark of Glenwood.

Hagerty, who was wearing a seat belt, suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol, and was taken to the Glacial Ridge Hospital in Glenwood.

No other injuries were reported.

Units responding were Pope County Sheriff's Office, Glenwood Police Department, Starbuck Police Department, fire and rescue units, and Glacial Ridge Ambulance.

Al Edenloff

Al Edenloff is the news and opinion page editor for the Echo Press. He was born in Alexandria and lived most of his childhood in Parkers Prairie. He graduated with honors from Moorhead State University with a degree in mass communications, print journalism. He interned at the Echo Press in the summer of 1983 and was hired a year later as a sports reporter. He also worked as a news reporter/photographer. Al is a four-time winner of the Minnesota Newspaper Association's Herman Roe Award, which honors excellence in editorial writing.  

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