By Brian Ojanpa
---- — GARDEN CITY — Five area people were injured about 2:20 p.m Sunday in a three-vehicle accident on Highway 169 just north of Garden City.
The State Patrol said an SUV driven by Chad Brandts, 32, of Garden City, was stopped to turn left when it was rear-ended by another SUVdriven by Dean Ikier, 77, of Vernon Center.
The collision caused the struck SUV to travel into the other lane and collide with a car driven by Marvin Pfau, 58, of Lake Crystal.
Receiving non-life-threatening injuries were Ikier and Brandts and his passengers Shawna Brandts, age unavailable; Bentley Brandts, 3; and Brynn Brandts, 2.