Two people were taken to a hospital after their vehicle struck a moose late Sunday southeast of Hoyt Lakes.

Amaya Nelson, 17, of Milledgeville, Ga., was driving a Dodge Neon south on Forest Highway 11 in Bassett Township when the collision occurred at approximately 11:15 p.m., according to the St. Louis County Sheriff's Office.

Nelson and her passenger, 22-year-old Remington Delinger of Two Harbors, were taken by ambulance to Essentia Health-Northern Pines in Aurora for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.