The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office received an emergency call Thursday regarding a personal injury crash at the intersection of County Road 5 and County Road 16 in Millerville Township. Upon arrival, emergency responders requested an air ambulance be dispatched to the scene due to the nature of injuries.
The initial investigation of the crash determined that a 2016 Chevrolet Equinox driven by 55 year old Lisa Ann Mueller of Otsego was southbound on County Road 16. Mueller drove through the stop sign at County Road 5 and struck a tractor trailer combination driven by Arlie Svoboda of Alexandria.
Mueller’s vehicle received extensive damage and was thrown into the north ditch of County Road 5. Mueller was extricated from her vehicle and airlifted to the St. Cloud Hospital where she remains in critical condition. Svoboda was uninjured in the crash, the tractor trailer sustained damage to the trailer. Millerville Fire Department, North Ambulance, Life Link III, and the MN State Patrol assisted on scene.