STEARNS COUNTY - A Sauk Centre man is seriously hurt after going off the road and hitting a tree on New Years Eve.

The incident happened just before 9:30 p.m. on Highway 28 at 375th Avenue, near Sauk Centre.

The State Patrol says 31-year-old Gregory Thooft was driving his truck eastbound, when he went off the road and hit a tree.

Thooft was taken to the hospital with serious injuries from the crash.