BAXTER — Names of the two drivers and a passenger who were injured in a Sunday morning crash at College Drive and Highway 371 in Baxter were released Monday by the Baxter Police Department.
Chyler Yezek, 21, Brainerd, one of the drivers, and her passenger Samantha LeClair, 20, Brainerd, were taken to Essentia Health-St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Brainerd. Essentia had no information on Yezek, but LeClair was treated and then released. The other driver, Kevin Turnquist, 42, Oakdale, was also taken to the Brainerd hospital where he was treated and then released.
The police department reported that Yezek was traveling east on College Road crossing Highway 371 and Turnquist was traveling south on Highway 371 when the crash occurred. It was reported that Yezek was issued a citation for a semaphore violation.
The crash was reported about 10:11 a.m.
The Brainerd Fire Department was called to the scene for extrication.