On Friday, just after 5:30pm, the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a personal injury accident at the intersection of MN Highway 24 and 675th Avenue in Forest City Township.
Deputies learned a vehicle driven by 16-year-old Dylan Falling of Litchfield collided with a vehicle driven by 34-year-old Dennis Plamann of Dassel.
Authorities say Falling was trapped in the vehicle and had to be extricated by fire and rescue personnel. Falling was airlifted to Hennepin County Medical Center with critical injuries.
Plamann was airlifted to St. Cloud Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
A passenger in Falling’s vehicle, 16-year-old Daniel Estrada of Watkins was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The accident investigation is ongoing however, authorities say alcohol was not a factor in the crash.