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Three people were injured in a two vehicle accident yesterday in Becker County.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Frank Gordon Stellmach, (58) of Clear Lake was injured when the 2005 Chevrolet Malibu he was driving was struck by a 2016 Ford Escape driven by Mary Jo Reetz, (60) of Frazee. According to the report, the Escape was traveling northbound on Eagle Lake Road when it stopped at the stop sign, then proceeded to turn left onto US Highway 10 in front of the eastbound Malibu.

Stellmach was taken to Detroit Lakes Hospital and treated for injuries troopers at the scene described as non-life-threatening. Reetz and a passenger in her vehicle suffered no apparent injury. All were wearing seatbelts at the time of the accident, reported just before 2 pm.

Officials say alcohol was not a factor in the accident.