Two personal watercraft crash, injuring teen boys
On 7/10/2021, at approximately 6:15 pm, two personal watercrafts (PWC’s) collided on Rush Lake of the Whitefish Chain of Lakes. Caelan Hanson, 15, and Espen Ulland, 16, both of St. Paul, were each operating a PWC when they collided. Hanson suffered a likely wrist fracture, and was transported by North Aircare to an unknown facility. Ulland suffered a likely ankle fracture, and was transported to Essentia by North Ambulance.
Assisting the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office Water Patrol on the scene were the Crosslake Police and Fire Departments, the Crosslake area first responders, and North Ambulance.