ELK RIVER - A Zimmerman was hurt in a rear end crash in Elk River this (Tuesday) morning. The Minnesota State Patrol says it happened at about 4:40 a.m. on Highway 169.

A semi and a car were both southbound, the semi driven by 33-year-old Christopher Peterson of Princeton was accelerating from a stop light when it was rear ended by a car driven by 27-year-old Timothy Boyum of Zimmerman.

Boyum has non life-threatening injuries. Peterson was not hurt.