Car Crashes and Catches Fire in Braham

Monday, October 12th, 2009 at 8:40 am

The Braham Fire Department responded to and put out a car fire Sunday night on Highway 65 in Isanti County.

According to the Isanti County Sheriff’s Office, John Adam Olson, 24, of Stanchfield was Northbound on Highway 65 when his car swerved onto the West shoulder.  His vehicle then hit a mailbox, went down into a ditch and ran into a tree.  Olson go out of the vehicle and then it started on fire.

The accident report states Olson fell asleep.  He was not injured and refused transportation to the hospital.  He was wearing his seatbelt.

1 Comment

  1. Sarah 10/12/09 at 10:10am

    I drove by this last night on my way to work, after the blaze was out, this was the largest response team I have ever seen!

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