By Tom Hintgen

Otter Tail County Correspondent 

Sheriff deputies, on Dec. 26 and Dec. 27, reported traffic injuries in eastern Otter Tail County. Deputies were assisted by the Minnesota State Highway Patrol.

The first accident, on Highway 10 at 6:08 p.m. on Dec. 26, was a northwesterly, single-vehicle rollover. It appeared to be one person with minor injuries.

Deputies and highway patrol members were called to the second accident at 2:35 p.m. on Dec. 27. This was a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of Highways 10 and 53, southeast of Perham.

Injured was 50-year-old Lee Charles Schleper of Paynesville, Minnesota, one of the drivers. He sustained non-life-threatening injuries. Not injured was the driver of the other vehicle, 52-year-old Mark Eugene Holzer of New York Mills.