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Pickup pulling camper and boat crashes, with all three rolling off the road

The crash happened on Hwy. 169 in Mille Lacs County.
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A couple were taken to a hospital with injuries after the spun out and rolled their pickup that was towing a camper and a boat on Hwy. 169 Friday.

The crash happened on northbound Hwy. 169 in Princeton Township, Mille Lacs County, at 7:30 p.m.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol: "Ford F350 towing a 5th wheel camper and a trailer with a boat was northbound on Hwy 169 near Rum River Drive N when it lost control and started to spin.

"The camper and trailer disconnected from the truck and all 3 spun and rolled going off road to the right and coming to rest on the shoulder and in the ditch. The truck came to rest on its roof. The truck started on fire as the driver and passenger were able to get out with non-life threatening injuries."

Pictures taken by a passerby shows the camper having sustained serious damage, as well as the pickup on fire.

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The pair inside the car, a man aged 38 from Columbus, MN, and a woman aged 37 from Minneapolis, were treated at M Health Fairview Northland - Princeton.

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