ATV accident injures 3 children in North Branch

1:24 PM, Jul 18, 2012   |    comments
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NORTH BRANCH, Minn. - Three young children are hospitalized with significant injuries after an ATV accident Tuesday night in North Branch.

North Branch Police Chief Dan Meyer says officers were called to the parking lot of Branch Manufacturing shortly after 7 p.m. where they found the three victims: 3-year-old Randy Ruzynski, 6-year-old Makayla Ruzynski, and 11-year-old Madison Askvig, all of North Branch.

Investigators soon learned that the three youngsters were riding on the ATV when it crashed into the side of the business.

Randy Ruzynski and Madison Askvig were transported to Regions Hospital with head injuries and injuries to their extremities, while Makayla Ruzynski was airlifted to Regions, also suffering from head injuries.

There is no word on their current conditions.

North Branch Police continue to investigate the incident.


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