A Royalton woman was seriously injured after a one-vehicle accident near Little Falls, Monday night.

The Morrison County Sheriff's Office received a report of an accident on Iris Road in Little Falls Township, six miles southwest of the city of Little Falls, at about 7 p.m.

Royalton residents Bruce Gerads and Kailey Sherman, both 22, were traveling south on Iris Road, when the vehicle left the road and struck a mailbox, the Morrison County Sheriff's Office said.

The vehicle rolled and stopped in a swamp, with Sherman, the passenger, trapped under it.

Emergency personnel removed Sherman from under the vehicle and she was transported by Life Link III to the St. Cloud Hospital with serious injuries, according to the Sheriff's Department.

The office was assisted at the scene by the Little Falls Police and Fire Departments, Life Link III, the Mayo Clinic Ambulance and the Minnesota State Patrol.

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