The Stevens County Dispatch Center received a call Monday afternoon of a semi rollover on County Road 1, approximately 2 miles south of State Highway 28 on the east side of Long Lake. The semi, which had been transporting sugar beets, had been traveling southbound on County Road 1. The semi had rolled over onto its side as it went around a curve and was laying in the southbound lane. The driver, 41 year old Kathleen Elizabeth Dixon of Buffalo, Minnesota, was trapped inside the cab and was extricated by the fire department. A Life Link Ill helicopter landed at the scene and transported Dixon to the St. Cloud Hospital.
The Stevens County Sheriff’s Office, the Morris Police Department, the Morris Fire Department, the Hancock Fire Department, the Stevens County Ambulance Service, Life Link III, and the Minnesota State Patrol responded to the scene.