Driver flips vehicle near Forada
A driver flipped a vehicle on Douglas County Road 4 west of Forada on Saturday night.
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office said in a news release that North Ambulance took the driver, Nicholas Bottema, 19, to Douglas County Hospital in Alexandria, where he was treated and released. Alcohol is suspected to be a factor in the crash, which is under investigation.
No passengers were in the vehicle.
Someone heard the crash and saw sparks flying on Country Road 4 near Long Lake Road Southwest and reported the crash at 9:37 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 2. Responders found the vehicle on the roadway.
Assisting the sheriff's office were the Minnesota State Patrol, Forada Rescue, and Forada First Responders.