Motor Vehicle Crash South of Bemidji
At 0834 hrs, April 12, 2012, Beltrami County 911 received a report of a motor vehicle crash on Becida Rd SW (Co Rd 7) in Grant Valley Twp, near the Fern lake Rd, approximately 5 miles southwest of Bemidji.
Upon arrival Deputies found that a 2011 Chevrolet Silverado pickup, operated by a 48 year old Bemidji man, had left the roadway and struck a tree. The Deputies found that the driver was seat belted and there was airbag deployment.
The lone occupant/driver was extricated from the vehicle and transported to Sanford Hospital ER for treatment of his injuries.
Deputies were assisted on scene by the MN State Patrol, Bemidji Fire/Rescue and Bemidji Ambulance.
No other information about the driver or the extent of his injuries can be released at this time.
Sgt. Ernie Beitel