MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Two persons rescued from Otter Tail River
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- Two people were taken to the hospital in Fergus Falls after the pickup they were in left I-94 on the west side of Fergus Falls and landed in the Otter Tail River.
It happened at around noon Monday. The driver and a passenger were not seriously hurt. Firefighters launched a small rescue boat. The pickup and trailer were nearly submerged in the river. The water level is high and there's a swift current. The state patrol is investigating.