Driver hits horse and buggyPublished 11:11am Friday, May 31, 2013
A pickup truck clipped a horsedrawn buggy and then fled the scene Thursday evening near Wadena, according to a news release from the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office.
The truck was northbound on County Highway 73 when it hit the buggy about a 1/2-mile north of County Highway 50.
Tri-County Ambulance took the three people in the buggy, a woman and two juveniles, to Tri County Hospital in Wadena.
It’s believed that the injuries were non-life threatening, including a possible broken arm and minor head injuries.
The vehicle was later located and towed. The damage on the vehicle found matches the damage from the accident.
A passenger side mirror and a piece of plastic from the front bumper were found at the scene.