Alexandria, MN (KROC-AM News) - Five children were transported to a hospital for treatment following a single vehicle crash last night in western Minnesota.

The State Patrol says the children were in a van that was traveling east on I-94 when it left the roadway and rolled before coming to a stop in the right ditch. The crash was reported around 9:45 PM about 2 miles west of the Lake Osakis exit about halfway between Sauk Centre and Alexandria.


The driver of the van was identified as 36-year-old Nicole Gineman of South Elgin Illinois. The injured children are also from the Chicago area community. Their names have not been released.

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The State Patrol says the youngest child is an infant girl, and the others are a 2-year-old boy, a 4-year-old girl, a 6-year-old girl, and a 16-year-old girl. They were taken to a hospital in Alexandria with what were described as non-life-threatening injuries.

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