Three injured in fiery Becker County accident
Three people were injured in a fiery head-on crash south of Highway 10 Sunday afternoon.
Becker County Sheriff Tim Gordon said the crash, on Becker County 5, occurred when a northbound Chevrolet van crossed the center line of the highway and struck a Dodge Dakota pickup head on. The pickup caught fire shortly after the crash..
The pickup's occupants, identified as Christopher Lange and his 3-year-old son, of Hickson, N.D., were transported to St. Mary's Innovis Hospital in Detroit Lakes.
The van driver, Gregory Krutsinger, of Fargo, was airlifted to a Fargo hospital with non life-threatening injuries, Becker County Sheriff Tim Gordon said.
The accident is under investigation. Gordon said it did not appear to have been alcohol-related.