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Bemidji man injured in two-vehicle crash

A Bemidji man was treated and released following a rear-end crash Monday morning.

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

Robert O. Risland, 59, was driving a 2007 Toyota Corolla westbound on U.S. Highway 2 at about 7:15 a.m. when he rear-ended a semi-truck.

The driver of the semi-truck is not known; following the crash, the vehicle left the scene.

Risland, who was wearing a seat belt, was treated and released at North Country Regional Hospital.

The Corolla was totaled.