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Minor injuries in Erskine accident

A 21-year-old Erskine man suffered minor injuries in a two-vehicle accident reported at 10:43 a.m. Monday on U.S. Highway 2.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol out of Thief River Falls:

Derek P. Holthusen was driving a 1992 Toyota Corolla westbound on Highway 2 in the left lane when he struck a Minnesota Department of Transportation truck trailer that was parked in the left lane of the highway.

Holthusen, who was wearing a seat belt, suffered minor injuries. The report did not specify if he was taken to a hospital.

The driver of the MnDOT truck was not named.

The Corolla was totaled.