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ATV crash injures two in south-central Minnesota

NELSON, Minn.—Two people from Nelson were injured in an all-terrain vehicle crash Saturday evening in Douglas County.

The Douglas County Sheriff's Office responded at 5:34 p.m. Sunday to a report of an overturned ATV near Nelson, or about 115 miles southeast of Fargo. The driver, 28-year-old Aaron Joseph Salo, and his passenger, Diane Linda Danner, 53, were taken to hospitals.

Deputies found Salo unconscious at the scene of the crash after Danner sought help. As of Sunday morning, Salo was in surgery at the St. Cloud Hospital and his condition was unknown. Danner, who was admitted to the Douglas County Hospital in Alexandria, Minn., was in fair condition.

The Sheriff's Office is investigating the cause of the crash.

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