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Boy injured in ATV-pickup truck collision on Highway 59

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Boy injured in ATV-pickup truck collision on Highway 59
Perham Minnesota 222 2nd Avenue SE 56573

A 10-year-old Mahnomen County boy suffered minor injuries when the ATV he was driving came out of a ditch and hit the side of a pickup truck on Highway 59 Wednesday morning.

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Caleb A. Holland, 10, of Bejou was treated and released after the accident.

The Polaris RZRS 800 ATV he was driving collided with a 2007 Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck on Highway 59 at milepost 306.

The ATV came out of the ditch on the east side going westbound and struck the passenger side of the northbound pickup truck.

The pickup occupants were driver Gary L. Gelting, 70, and Ella L. Gelting of Cohasset, Minn.. Neither were hurt, according to the State Patrol.

The broadside accident was reported at 11:20 a.m. on dry two-lane blacktop in Mahnomen County. Mahnomen Ambulance and Mahnomen deputies assisted at the scene.

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