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Published August 25, 2013, 10:29 PM

Semi hits truck, rolls pickup

Sabin, MN (WDAY TV) - Tonight, a man is in the hospital after a semi rear-ended him, causing his pickup to flip.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Sabin, MN (WDAY TV) - Tonight, a man is in the hospital after a semi rear-ended him, causing his pickup to flip.

It happened just after noon along I-94 near Sabin. That's when officials say the pickup driver was trying to pass the semi.

After slowing down, the semi hit the driver from behind, causing the pickup to roll into the ditch. When emergency crews arrived, the driver was conscious and alert, but the man was life flighted to a nearby hospital.

Sabin's Fire Chief says this is preventable.

“We're still in a construction period yet. So, be cautious of our surroundings is about it."

The semi driver was unhurt.

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