Two teens hurt in Lake Andrew Township accident

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May 20—NEW LONDON — Two youths were injured, one seriously, in a one-vehicle accident Wednesday afternoon in Lake Andrew Township of Kandiyohi County.

The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office reported that a vehicle was traveling north on County Road 5 Northwest in the 13000 block when it left the road and struck a field approach around 3:10 p.m. Wednesday. According to a news release from Sgt. Dave Nester, the vehicle rolled over multiple times.

The driver, a 16-year-old male from New London, was transported to Carris Health — Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar by ambulance with non-life-threatening injuries. The passenger, a 13-year-old male from Raymond, was also transported by ambulance to Rice Memorial Hospital with serious injuries.

The crash is under investigation by the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office. The New London Fire Department, New London Ambulance, Lakes Area First Responders, Centra Care Ambulance and Kandiyohi County Rescue Squad assisted at the scene.