Two 18-year-olds Injured in Crash Near Bird Island 31 Oct 16

Two people were injured in a one-vehicle rollover southeast of Bird Island Sunday night.

The Renville County Sheriff’s Office says at about 10:50pm, they received a report of a one vehicle roll over on 790th Avenue, approximately one-half mile west of 420th Street, which is approximately three miles south and east of the City of Bird Island, in Melville Township.

A pickup driven by 18-year-old Bryon Setzepfandt of Bird Island, was traveling east on 790th Avenue. Setzepfandt lost control of the vehicle and entered the north ditch. The vehicle rolled numerous times and the only passenger in the vehicle, 18-year old Isiah Boehme of Hutchinson, was ejected from the vehicle.

Setzepfandt and Boehme were taken to the Renville County Hospital. Boehme was later flown to St. Cloud Hospital for treatment.

The Renville County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the crash.