WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-white01, ww color white

Latest News

Driver Dies After Car Blows Tire, Rolls

View Comments
(credit: Jupiter Images)

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up
Today's Most Popular Video
  1. DeRusha Eats: Brake Bread
  2. Husband And Wife Die 15 Hours Apart
  3. Polk County Sheriff's Deputy Laid To Rest
  4. Como Zoo Animals Visit WCCO
  5. Troops Homecoming Sweetened By Local Girl Scouts

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.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus