Three local residents were injured in a two car accident near Hill City on Thursday afternoon. A car driven by 57 year old Anita Conrad of Grand Rapids was traveling north on Highway 169 when the car veered onto the shoulder, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The driver lost control and crossed into the southbound lane and hit a vehicle driven by 30 year old Sarah Holmbeck of Deer River head-on. Conrad and her passenger, 71 year old Roger Conrad, also of Grand Rapids were injured in the accident.
All parties were transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.