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Published May 18, 2012, 06:28 PM

One taken to hospital after Moorhead parking lot crash

Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) - A bizarre crash this afternoon in Moorhead that left 6 cars damaged, and it happened in a parking lot.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

A bizarre crash this afternoon in Moorhead that left 6 cars damaged, and it happened in a parking lot. Police say 24 year-old Abdiwali Mohamed floored it in reverse to get out of a parking spot at the Family Services Center on 11th Street. He ended up doing a 360 and hitting 5 parked cars.

One person was sitting in one of the cars and was taken to the hospital with neck injuries. Mohamed was taken by ambulance to the hospital with chest injuries. Officers say this accident could've been much worse.

Sgt. Deric Swenson – Moorhead Police Department: “This could have been a bad thing. This is usually a highly traveled area with pedestrians. We're lucky no one else got hurt.”

It's not yet known if the driver suffered a medical condition or what caused the crash. Police were doing several interviews on the scene.

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