One person injured in crash involving a tree in New Haven Township.

One person injured in crash involving a tree in New Haven Township. Photo: Pine Island Fire Department.

KAAL-TV
Updated: April 16, 2021 09:48 PM
Created: April 16, 2021 09:39 PM

(ABC 6 News) - One person was injured in a single-vehicle crash involving a tree Friday morning.

The crash happened around 10:30 a.m., in the 7900 block of 75th Street Northwest, 

Upon arrival, Pine Island fire crews and found a vehicle vertical against a tree with one person unresponsive inside.

Because of the position of the car, fire crews had to stabilize the vehicle before first responders could access the person. 

Officials say the vehicle had left the roadway before flipping several times and ending up in a group of trees. The extent of the driver's injuries is unknown but transferred to North Memorial Air ambulance. 

The cause of the accident remains under investigation. 

The Rochester Police Department, Olmsted County Sheriff’s Office, and Mayo Clinic Ambulance also responded to the scene.


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