One Man Injured In Roll Over Crash

posted Jul 12, 2018, 6:37 AM by Ryan Quinn
One man was seriously injured in a car crash in Barron County yesterday morning.  

It happened just before 8am on Highway 63, north of Turtle Lake when the driver of a vehicle lost control and rolled over. 

The driver, a 57-year old man was trapped in the vehicle and freed by emergency responders and then airlifted to a Twin Cities Hospital with life-threatening injuries. 

Investigators on the scene say drugs and excessive speed were a factor in the crash which closed a portion Highway 63 for about an hour.