(Sleepy Eye, MN) – The investigation continues into a weekend crash in Brown County involving six kids and a stolen pickup.
All six of the kids, ages 14 and under, had to be hospitalized after the truck rolled just before 1:00 a.m. Saturday on County Road 27 east of Sleepy Eye.
Thirteen-year-old Sandra Adame, 14-year-old Hunter Hutchens, and 14-year-old Colton Krienke were treated at Sleepy Eye Medical Center and released.
Eleven-year-old Elias Alvarez, 14-year-old Ruben Olivarez and 14-year-old Bryan Singlaterry were all airlifted to Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis. A GoFundMe campaign to help the family of Alvarez and Olivarez with medical expenses has been established.
The Brown County Sheriff’s Office says the pickup involved in the crash had been reported as stolen from New Ulm.
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