5 Hurt in Head-On Crash in Oak Grove

Updated: 08/20/2013 10:18 PM KSTP.com By: Cassie Hart



Five people were hospitalized after a head-on crash in Oak Grove Tuesday.

The Anoka County Sheriff’s Office said the two-vehicle crash happened near the train tracks in the 300 block of 221st Avenue Northwest around 5:15 p.m.

Two people had to be extricated from the vehicles. Three people were airlifted to a nearby hospital with life-threatening injuries, according to Lt. Paul Lenzmeier of the Anoka County Sheriff’s office.

Two people were taken to a nearby hospitals by ambulance. Their conditions were unknown.

Details of the crash and names of those involved were not immediately released.