Highway 19 Rollover Accident 28 Dec 13

An Elysian man was injured in a rollover accident on Highway 19 in Sibley County Friday evening. It happened at just after 6:30pm at the intersection with County Road 4 between Winthrop and Gaylord. 65-year-old Ronald Abraham was driving a Ford LGT pickup eastbound on 19 when he lost control of the truck while trying to avoid another vehicle and it rolled into the westbound ditch. Abraham was taken to the Sibley Medical Center in Arlington to be treated for non life-threatening injuries, and the State Patrol says that alcohol was detected in his system. Winthrop Fire and Winthrop Ambulance assisted at the scene.