Alcohol Factor in Halloween Rollover near Battle Lake

Alcohol Factor in Halloween Rollover near Battle Lake Click to Enlarge

Battle Lake, MN (KFGO) - A man was injured when the pickup he was driving rolled end over end in Otter Tail County Wednesday afternoon.

The Minnesota State Patrol says around 2:45 p.m., south of Battle Lake, a pickup was northbound on Highway 78 when it left the road. The pickup then struck an approach, went airborne, landed front first and rolled, coming to rest on its driver's side.

The driver, 44-year-old Benjamin Erholtz of Morris, was taken to a Fargo hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The patrol says alcohol was a factor in the crash.

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