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Police: 4 Seriously Injured in NE Mpls. Car Crash

Updated: 08/28/2014 4:38 PM
Created: 08/28/2014 4:12 PM KSTP.com
By: Megan Matthews

Minneapolis police say four people are seriously injured after a car crash Thursday afternoon.

It happened on Broadway Avenue between Monroe Street and Madison Street Northeast around 2:30 p.m. Minneapolis police spokesman John Elder says the two vehicles were driving eastbound and swiped each other. One vehicle accelerated and hit a tree.

Five people were transported to Hennepin County Medical Center. Four have serious injuries. Authorities say a baby was in one of the vehicles but was not injured.

Elder says the accident is minor and does not appear intentional. The cause is still under investigation.

Four seriously injured in Minneapolis car crash.
Photo: Minneapolis Police
Four seriously injured in Minneapolis car crash.
Photo: Minneapolis Police

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