Wright County Sheriff’s Office still investigating Buffalo Township accident

The Wright County Sheriff’s office is still investigating an early Saturday morning accident in Buffalo Township that injured a Monticello woman.

According to a news release issued Monday morning, the Wright County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a two vehicle crash on County Road 35 East near Eaken Avenue N.E.  in Buffalo Township shortly before 1:30 a.m. Jan. 18.

The initial law enforcement investigation indicates that a westbound Allina Ambulance being driven by Timothy Daly, 43, Albertville collided head-on with an eastbound 2013 Lincoln SUV being driven by Marilyn Paumen, 51, Monticello.

Daly, and Paramedic Brian Nagel, 30, Greenwood, were transported to Allina Hospital in Buffalo. Nagel was later transferred to North Memorial Hospital in Robbinsdale. Paumen was transported directly to North Memorial Hospital.

A patient was in the ambulance at the time of crash but was not believed to have been injured in the crash. The patient continued on to Allina Hospital in Buffalo via a different ambulance.  The accident remains under investigation by the Wright County Sheriff’s Office.

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