Crash near Badger, Minnesota, leaves one injured

Incident occurred Thursday night, Nov. 18.

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A man was transported to a hospital after a one-car crash in northwest Minnesota, near the town of Badger.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Joshua Robert Blazek, 25, of Badger, was injured after the 2006 Chevy Malibu he was driving crossed a lane and entered the opposite ditch. Blazek was traveling east on Highway 11 near County Road 114 at the time.

The vehicle rolled and was partially submerged in water. The State Patrol reports that alcohol was a factor.

Blazek's injuries were not life-threatening, according to the State Patrol.

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