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Two Injured in Crash with Semi West of Alexandria


Two people were injured yesterday morning around 11:35 am in a crash on County Rd 27 west of Alexandria. Gary Kosteca, age 84 of Eden Prairie, hit a semi that was backing into a residence. Kosteca was injured and taken to Alomere Hospital in Alexandria. His passenger, Patricia Kosteca, age 85, was also injured and taken to St. Cloud for medical attention. According to the State Patrol, neither was wearing seat belts. The driver of the semi, Danny Hagen, age 68 of Alexandria, was not injured.