2 vehicle crash on Twin Lakes Road
On Saturday, May 4, at 3:54 p.m., Wadena County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call of a minor crash on Twin Lakes Road near the public access. The incident was a two vehicle crash with minor injuries. A vehicle driven by Bradley Kent Goehrig (70), of Menahga, with a 14 year old juvenile passenger was traveling west on Twin Lakes Road. The other vehicle, driven by Donald Carl Kienitz (74), of Menahga, was struck by Goehrig. Goehrig's vehicle had sustained major damage to the front driver's side and all airbags were deployed. Kienitz's vehicle suffered damage to the rear passenger side.
Kienitz and Goehrig were both transported to an area hospital. The juvenile passenger was checked for injuries and released to his parents.
All involved parties were wearing their seatbelts. Both vehicles were towed by K&K Towing as they were inoperable.
The Wadena County Sheriff's Office was assisted by the Menahga Police Department, Menahga First Responders, Tri County Ambulance, MN DNR, K&K Towing and neighbors and friends.