ROYALTON-- Three people were hurt in a rear end crash early this (Saturday) morning shortly before 11:00 a.m.

The state patrol says 23-year-old Kathleen Walker of St. Peter and 20-year-old Rachel Lamont of Maplewood were both driving northbound on Highway 10 near Royalton.

Walker stopped for traffic and Lamont rear-ended her.

Walker, Lamont, and Lamont's passenger 20-year-old Thomas Ginda of South Plainfield, New Jersey were taken to Little Falls Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Walker's passenger 26-year-old Timothy Becker of Mounds View was not hurt in the crash.