SAUK RAPIDS - Three people were hurt in a rear end crash on Highway 23 east of Sauk Rapids. The Minnesota State Patrol says it happened just before 8:30 p.m. Wednesday.

A vehicle driven by 30-year-old Stephanie Skalicky of Pine City and another vehicle driven by 24-year-old Ashley Schefers of Foley were both going east near 40th Avenue when Skalicky pulled over to the left to help another vehicle. Her vehicle was partially blocking the lane when she has hit from behind by Schefer's vehicle.

Skalicky, Schefers, and a passenger in Schefer's vehicle, 16-year-old Brittnee Budde, all have non-life threatening injuries.