Man injured in crash

Published 10:18 am Thursday, October 31, 2013

OAKLAND — A 38-year-old Ellendale man was injured Wednesday afternoon after his vehicle reportedly went off the road and into a ditch near Oakland.

The Freeborn County Sheriff’s Office stated Craig Edward Fuller was driving a 1999 Dodge Dakota northbound on Freeborn County Road 34 near the road’s intersection with gravel 210th Street when he went into the west ditch and hit a field drive and vaulted through the air.

He was extricated from the vehicle by the Austin Fire Department and was transported to the Austin hospital, according to the Sheriff’s Office.

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The crash took place at 4:25 p.m. Wednesday.

There was no indication why the crash took place.