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Head On Crash Injures 3 Near Carlos

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Three people were injured Tuesday night, Oct. 31 in a two-vehicle head-on crash on Highway 29 in Carlos Township.

According to the MN State Patrol, Preston Johnson-Byker, 21, of Alexandria was driving a 2010 Chevy Silverado north on Highway 29 and Nicole Eastmead, 26, also of Alexandria was driving a 2006 Chevy Impala heading south near milepost 89 north of Alexandria. Their report states there was a head-on crash when one vehicle swerved over the center line.

Johnson-Byker was taken to Alomere Health with non-life-threatening injuries and his passenger, Aaliyah Pray, 19, of Miltona was also injured but not taken to a hospital. Both were wearing seat belts, according to the State Patrol.

Eastmead was taken to the St. Cloud Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The State Patrol said it’s unknown if she was wearing a seat belt.

The crash remains under investigation.