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Wadena driver involved in Morrison County crash

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A Wadena man was involved in a two-vehicle accident in Morrison County Aug. 28, according to a Minnesota State Patrol report

Richard Denny of Wadena was driving a 2005 Freightliner box delivery truck west on Morrison County Road 48 (233rd Street), attempting to cross Minnesota Highway 371, when he failed to yield to a 2008 Chevrolet Town and Country van in the right southbound lane of Highway 371, the report said.


The broadside crash occurred at about 1:32 p.m. Aug. 28 near Camp Ripley.

Denny, 60, had no apparent injury.

Van driver Tracy L. Greene, 54, of Faribault, Minn., was taken to St. Cloud Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Three adult passengers in the van, Marion J. Greene, Anna M. Amudson and Renee L. Perron, were treated and released from St. Gabriel's Hospital in Little Falls.

No alcohol was detected in any of the parties involved.

Damage to both vehicles was severe.