On 10-15-22 at 0149 hours Pine County dispatch was notified of a single vehicle accident at Pokegama Lake Road and Fairway Road South West, Pine City.
Deputies responded and found that the vehicle had been occupied by four young adults. A 20-year-old female and an 18-year-old male were determined to be deceased at the scene, an 18-year-old male was airlifted to North Memorial and a 19-year-old female was treated at the scene.
The names of those involved are not being released at this time pending formal
identification and family notification. The deceased were transported to Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office.
The Pine County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Pine City Fire Department, the Minnesota State Patrol, Essentia Ambulance, and North Air Ambulance.