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Law enforcement work to clear the scene of a two-vehicle accident at Highway 61 and Manning Avenue Monday. Bulletin photo by Emily Buss

Three transported after late morning crash on Highway 61 in Cottage Grove


Three people were taken to area hospitals Monday, April 29 following a mid-morning, two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Highway 61 and Manning Avenue in Cottage Grove.

Shortly after 11 a.m., Nathan Vincent Nelson, 23, and Nicholas Phillip Porras, 23, both of Stillwater, were transported to Lakeview Hospital in Stillwater after their silver Pontiac collided with a white SUV.

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Emily Buss
Emily Buss joined the South Washington County Bulletin in February 2013. She covers local government in Cottage Grove, St. Paul Park and Newport, along with other general assignment reporting. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communications from Minnesota State University, Mankato.
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