VIRGIL — Two people were hurt in a freak accident when a trailer broke loose from a pickup truck and struck another pickup truck in the opposite lane of traffic.
The Highway Patrol said Delroy Brandenburg and Karen Brandenburg, both of Huron, were injured in the accident last Wednesday afternoon. It occurred about 10 miles west of Highway 281 on the Virgil Road.
An eastbound pickup pulling a trailer with a mower on it was being driven by Daniel Henson of Huron when the trailer came loose and went into the other lane and hit the westbound Brandenburg pickup. They were pulling a camper and boat and trailer combination.
Delroy Brandenburg had minor injuries while Karen Brandenburg had serious, non-life-threatening injuries. They were taken by ambulance to Huron Regional Medical Center.For the complete article see the 07-08-2014 issue.
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