[Update] Harris Resident Now Stable After Crash
Harris resident, Cingie Kong, 38, is now listed in Stable Condition at Regions hospital in St. Paul. Kong and her 10-year-old son were involved in a single vehicle accident on I-35 in Chisago County, Sunday. Kong initially was listed in critical condition with neck and lower back fractures.
She was driving a 1997 Ford Ranger North Bound on I-35 in the left lane. The Minnesota State Patrol reports she drove onto the shoulder, lost control and overcorrected. The vehicle then rolled into the center median. The State Patrol says she was not wearing her seatbelt at the time of the crash. Her son suffered minor injuries, he was wearing his seatbelt. The highway was wet at the time of the crash, which occurred just after 7:45 Sunday night at Mile Post 138.