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A New London man was injured Wednesday when the truck he was driving went off the road in Kandiyohi County.

At about 12:23 p.m., the vehicle, a 2021 White International straight truck, was south bound on County Road 9 when it ran off the west side of the road into a steep ditch. The front of truck hit the ditch embankment. Prior to Kandiyohi County deputies’ arrival the driver, a 55 year old male from New London, was transported via New London Ambulance to the CentraCare emergency room with non-life threating injuries.
Road conditions are believed to be contributing factor.
Assisting the Sheriff’s Office on scene were the MN DNR, New London Fire department and New London Ambulance.