Driver Dies After Car Blows Tire, Rolls
FARIBAULT, Minn. (WCCO) — A driver was killed in a rollover crash after the tire blew out in Rice County Thursday evening.
According to the State Patrol, the vehicle was traveling southbound along Interstate 35 near milepost 52.
A witness reported seeing the rear tire on the driver’s side blow out.
The vehicle veered off the roadway along the right side and rolled more than twice.
The driver — 26-year-old Manbile Mohamud of Lexington, Minn. — was pronounced dead on the scene.
A 25-year-old passenger in the car was not injured.