UPDATE: Two injured in Erin Prairie crashA Tuesday afternoon accident in Erin Prairie sent two local women to the hospital.
A Star Prairie woman was in critical condition at Regions Hospital Thursday morning following an accident Tuesday in the town of Star Prairie, according to a hospital spokesperson.
The spokesperson listed Brittany Anderson, 23, in critical condition but had no information on the other driver, Andrea Haglund, 17, New Richmond.
The St. Croix County Sheriff’s Department was called to the scene of the accident at about 4:15 p.m. Jan. 22, said Jeff Klatt, field services captain.
Haglund was driving west on County Road GG when she hit some gravel near the intersection of 160th Street, Klatt said. She allegedly overcorrected and crossed the centerline, where she collided with a vehicle driven by Anderson, who was traveling east on County Road GG.
Initial reports said both women were transferred to Regions Hospital in St. Paul, Minn. Both were wearing seatbelts.
Also responding to the scene were New Richmond Fire and New Richmond Area Ambulance.