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Two hurt in Manitowoc rollover crash

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Posted at 10:51 AM, Feb 28, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-28 11:51:17-05

Two people were taken to the hospital after a single vehicle rollover crash in Manitowoc early this morning.

It happened around 2:30 in the morning at the intersection of N. 8th Street and Albert Drive.

The Manitowoc Police Department reports a Ford Focus veered left and into a ditch after traveling north on 8th Street. Police believe the vehicle rolled several times before stopping.

The driver, a 26-year-old Manitowoc man, was taken to the hospital for serious but non-life threatening injuries. The passenger, a 31-year-old Manitowoc man, is now in critical condition with life-threatening injuries.

Police do believe that speed and alcohol played a role in this crash.

Anyone with information should contact police at 920-686-6500.