Four injured in I-94 rollover near Brandon


Four people were injured in a one-vehicle rollover on Interstate 94 near Brandon Sunday morning, Sept. 6.

Quintin Bianco, 29, of Alexandria was driving east in a 1999 Pontiac Grand Am near County Road 7 when the vehicle left the freeway and entered the ditch, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The vehicle rolled before coming to rest on its wheels.

Bianco and three passengers suffered injuries that were not life-threatening – Kelly Hedstrom, 32, of Wheaton, Evan McCurdy, 24, of Fallon, and Patrick Sandgren, 28, of Alexandria. Bianco and McCurdy were wearing seat belts while Hedstrom and Sandgren were not, according to the State Patrol.

They were all taken to Alomere Health.

The Douglas County Sheriff's Office and the Brandon Fire Department responded to the crash, which happened shortly after 9 a.m.

Al Edenloff is the editor of the twice-weekly Echo Press. He started his journalism career when he was in 10th grade, writing football and basketball stories for the Parkers Prairie Independent.
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