New Hampton woman hurt attempting to avoid cow in roadway

SUV Accident

A Resident of New Hampton was taken to a hospital following a single vehicle accident yesterday morning in rural Harrison County.

53-year-old Christine Lofgren received moderate injuries and was taken by ambulance to Northwest Medical Center in Albany.

Ms. Lofgren was southbound when she swerved her SUV to avoid a cow in the road, West 150th Avenue. The vehicle went into a ditch and received minor damage in the accident three miles east of New Hampton at 5:35 a.m. Wednesday morning.

The driver was using a seat belt.