Posted: Sunday, 29 May 2011 10:40PM

Four Injured In Crash Friday Near Fairfax

FAIRFAX -- Four people were injured Friday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 19 near Fairfax.

The State Patrol says 35-year-old Tara Ernst of Gibbon had slowed down to make a left turn onto 663rd Street when her vehicle was rear-ended by a car driven-by 21-year-old Derek Templin of Gaylord.

Ernst was taken to Hennipin County Medical Center, while Templin was treated and released from a New Ulm hospital.

Two passengers in the Ernst car, 36-year-old Alan Ernst of Gibbon and 14-year-old Makayla Ludewig of Gibbon, were both taken to the Sibley County Medical Center.

The crash was reported around 5:06 p.m. Friday.