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Crash injures four at Point Douglas beach

Significant damage resulted when a vehicle rear-ended another and pushed it into the path of an oncoming motorcycle. Four people were injured. Photo courtesy of Eric Christenson.
News Hastings,Minnesota 55033
Hastings Star Gazette
Crash injures four at Point Douglas beach
Hastings Minnesota 745 Spiral Boulevard 55033

Two vehicles and a motorcycle were involved in a crash on Highway 10 just west of Prescott Sunday afternoon, June 24.

According to the State Patrol, a vehicle on eastbound Highway 10 was stopped and waiting to turn into the beach parking lot at Point Douglas Park. The vehicle was rear-ended by another eastbound vehicle and was pushed into the path of a westbound motorcycle. The motorcycle crashed into the car that had been waiting to turn.

Three occupants in the vehicle that was rear-ended reported non-life-threatening injuries, as did the driver of the motorcycle. The driver who rear-ended the vehicle waiting to turn was cited for inattentive driving.

The crash occurred at 5:05 p.m.