Two Injured in Pennington County Crash


Two people are recovering from injuries sustained in a crash Saturday near Oklee, Minnesota.

According to the Pennington County Sheriff’s Office, the office received a 9-1-1 call reporting a one-vehicle rollover near the intersection of Center Avenue E and 300th Avenue NE.

Upon arrival, deputies identified the injured as Mark Urie and Alexa Jones.

Urie was transported to Sanford ER in Thief River Falls, and Jones was life-flighted from the scene to Sanford in Fargo.

The accident is under investigation by the Pennington County Sheriff’s Office and the Minnesota State Patrol.