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Warroad man identified in SUV, semi crash in northwest Minnesota

STEPHEN, Minn.—A Warroad, Minn., man who was injured in a Wednesday crash near Stephen has been identified.

Jeffrey Allen Weiner, 56, sustained non-life-threatening injuries after his 2011 Toyota sport utility vehicle rear-ended the trailer of a 2008 Kenworth semi on U.S. Highway 75, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The crash happened at 12:06 p.m. about 3 miles north of Stephen as the semi, driven by 32-year-old Jose Antonio Gomez of Mission, Texas, attempted to turn west onto 430th Street Northwest, according to a news release.

Gomez also was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

Stephen is about 45 miles northeast of Grand Forks.