Sixteen Injured in Van Rollover Near Cannon Falls

Updated: 08/21/2014 2:07 PM
Created: 08/21/2014 1:27 PM

(ABC 6 News) -- Sixteen people were injured when a van filled with field workers rolled over Wednesday just southwest of Cannon Falls.

The Goodhue County Sheriff's Office says the accident happened just after 1 p.m. at the intersection of 350th Street and 10th Avenue in Warsaw Township. Officials say the van lost control going around a corner on gravel roads.

Sixteen people were transported from the scene to Northfield Hospital. From there, seven were transferred to the Hennepin County Medical Center; two to Regions Hospital. One was admitted to Northfield Hospital. Six people were treated and released.

The conditions of the victims are unknown.

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