A juvenile driver was injured in a two-vehicle collision Dec. 30 in Hubbard County.
According to a press release from the Hubbard County Sheriff’s Office, the crash was reported at 3:52 p.m. on Beltrami Line Road in Helga Township.
Responding deputies found two vehicles off the roadway with extensive damage. Investigation showed that a 2017 Dodge truck driven by Verne Smith, 72, of Bemidji was traveling east on Beltrami Line Road when it encountered a 2012 Honda Accord, northbound on 279th Ave.
The Honda, driven by a juvenile female, failed to yield to the Dodge at the intersection. The Dodge struck the Honda on the driver’s side, causing extensive damage to both vehicles.
The juvenile was transported by private vehicle to Sanford Bemidji Medical Center for possible back injuries. Smith was not injured.
The investigation remains under investigation by the sheriff’s office.