ONAMIA -- Three people were injured in a two-vehicle accident Sunday on US 169 in Onamia.
The accident happened at 2:05 p.m., the State Patrol reported.
Both drivers, Lorena Gahbow, 61, Onamia, and Victorann Arends, 28, St. Francis, as well as a passenger in Arends vehicle, Stacie Arends, 31, also of St. Francis, were treated at Mille Lacs Health System in Onamia and released.
Dave Korbaylo of Oak Park, Manitoba, Canada, suffered smoke inhalation in an accident during the NHRA Federal Mogul Drag Racing Series West Central Division event at the Colonel's Brainerd International Raceway on Saturday and was taken to St. Joseph's Medical Center by ambulance.
Korbaylo who was racing a 2000 Dodge Dakota Super Gaser was treated and released.
The accident happened when he lost control of his truck in a qualifying session near the finish line. His truck crashed into the right wall, caught fire, and bounced off the wall and stopped at the left wall. Korbaylo was trapped in his vehicle.
The Series' Safety Safari and CBIR staff quickly extinguished the fire. Korbaylo was removed via the truck's passenger side.
A Series media representative said Korbayco walked away from the accident.
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