DEER RIVER - Four people from Rice have been hurt in a crash up in northern Minnesota.

The State Patrol says the incident happened just before 7:00 p.m. last (Sunday) night on Highway 46 in Itasca County.

A truck was heading south when it was passed by a pickup on their left side. The pickup started to slide on the ice, the truck tapped on the brakes to avoid a collision and went into the ditch and rolled.

Forty-one year old Dennis Duscher, 32-year-old Keith Duscher, 14-year-old Ashley Duscher, and 13-year-old Kelsei Duschher all of Rice were taken to Deer River Hospital with non life-threatening injuries.