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Truck Collides with Car in Alexandria


On June 23rd at approximately 6:44pm the Douglas County Sheriffs Office received a call of an injury accident that occurred near the address of 6536 County Road 82. Upon arrival deputies located both vehicles involved in the crash in the south ditch. The 2007 Volkswagon driven by Jesse Michael Klug, age 44 of Alexandria, had extensive rear end damage and the 2007 Chevrolet Silverado driven by Sean Mitchell Hanson , age 44 of Alexandria, had extensive front end damage. Klug was transported from the scene by ambulance to Allomere Hospital and later air lifted to St. Cloud Hospital. Klug’s injuries are unknown at this time. Hanson appeared uninjured. Initial investigation determined Klug was stopped westbound on Co Rd 82 turning into a private drive and was struck from behind by Hanson in his Chevrolet Silverado. This investigation is on going.