Prior Lake crash leaves woman in critical condition 01 Feb 12

A Savage woman is in critical condition and two people are recovering from minor injuries after a car accident yesterday afternoon in Prior Lake.

According to the State Patrol, 82-year-old Janette Flogstad was traveling west on Franklin Trail around 4 p.m. when she pulled onto Highway 13 without yielding and was struck by a vehicle traveling northbound.

Flogstad was airlifted to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale and remains in critical condition. The passengers of the other vehicle were treated for minor injuries at St. Francis Regional Medical Center in Shakopee.

The State Patrol does not believe alcohol was a factor in the crash, and all three individuals were wearing seatbelts.