Two injured in Freeborn County rollover

Published 9:04 pm Sunday, January 29, 2017

Two men were injured in a rollover crash Saturday on an icy patch of Interstate 90 east of Hayward.

Ronald William Berry, 64, of Burnsville, was taken to St. Marys Hospital in Rochester, and William Harold Bartlett, 54, of Eagan, was transported to Mayo Clinic Health System in Albert Lea with injuries deemed not life-threatening.

Berry was driving a 2000 Ford Ranger west on I-90 when he lost control of the pickup. It rolled over in the ditch at about 9:10 a.m., according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

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The Freeborn County Sheriff’s Office and Gold Cross Ambulance assisted on scene.

Berry and Bartlett were wearing their seatbelts, and alcohol was not a factor in the crash, the report states.

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