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Injured dogsledder discharged

Posted: February 6, 2013 - 10:07pm

■ Deerwood woman in fair condition

GARRISON — The 78-year-old Deerwood woman who was injured in a one-vehicle rollover crash reported at 8:53 a.m. Tuesday along Minnesota State Highway 18, 2 1/2 miles west of Highway 6 near Garrison, was in fair condition Wednesday at St. Cloud Hospital.

Noreen Allenspach was a passenger in a vehicle driven by her husband Jerry Allenspach, 76, who was taken to Essentia Health-St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Brainerd where he was treated and then released.

The Minnesota State Patrol reported that the vehicle the couple was in was west-bound on Highway 18 when it lost control on a patch of snow in the roadway, ran off the road to the right and rolled over.

■ Injured dogsledder discharged

The 62-year-old Brainerd man, who was injured when he was struck by a pickup just after 3 p.m. Friday on Nokay Hall Road while he was dogsledding, was discharged Tuesday from North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale.

The Crow Wing County Sheriff’s department reported that Daniel Levno was crossing Nokay Lake Road, when he was struck by a truck, driven by David Lindemer, 52, Centerville, who was traveling north on the road. Lindemer was not reported injured. All of Levno’s dogs survived the crash.

The Brainerd Fire Department and Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Department responded to the scene.