Cokato Woman Injured in Crash 27 Dec 11

A Cokato woman was taken to the hospital after a two vehicle crash Sunday morning in Fairhaven Township.

19-year-old Bethany Dotseth was taken to St. Cloud Hospital for evaluation. The hospital had no information on Dotseth Sunday evening.

The collision happened about 11 a.m. at Stearns County roads 146 and 7.

According to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office, Dotseth was driving on County Road 7 with passengers 19-year-old Matthew Wagner of Howard Lake and 18-year-old Cody Crook of Milaca when she collided with a vehicle driven by 41-year-old David Lenzmeier of Minneapolis, who was driving on County Road 146. His wife and three children, were also in his vehicle.

Authorities say Dotseth had to be extracted from her vehicle.


No other injuries were reported.


The Sheriff’s Office says everyone was were wearing seat belts.