PILLAGER -- Two people are hurt after the vehicle they were driving struck a tree in Morrison County.

The incident happened at about 7:30 p.m. Thursday on 350th Street, south of Pillager.

Sheriff Shawn Larsen says 20-year-old Brendon Mattison, of Pillager, was heading east on 350th Street when he lost control on a sharp curve, went off the roadway and hit a tree.

Mattison and his passenger, 19-year-old Jordan Liebeg of Brainerd, were taken to Lakewood Hospital in Staples for unknown injuries.