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Wadena woman critically hurt in icy weekend crash

A 40-year-old Wadena woman was in critical condition Sunday night at MeritCare Hospital in Fargo from injuries suffered in a traffic accident Saturday in Otter Tail County.

Kimmy Hershberger was injured when the vehicle she was driving was struck head-on by another vehicle after its driver lost control in icy conditions, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

Hershberger suffered internal injuries and was airlifted to MeritCare, the State Patrol report said.

No one in the other vehicle was injured, the report said.

The accident occurred about 7:30 a.m. on Minnesota Highway 29 north of Otter Tail County Road 14.