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Woman, 86, Killed In Crash With Semi In Becker Co.

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DETROIT LAKES, Minn. (WCCO) – Authorities say an 86-year-old woman was killed in a crash involving a semi-truck in Becker County.

The crash happened along Highway 10 on Thursday afternoon at about 2 p.m.

The State Patrol said a vehicle being driven by 86-year-old Duane Hanson of Detroit Lakes turned in front of a semi that was traveling westbound.

Hanson’s Buick LeSabre was hit broadside. His passenger Arleen Hanson was killed in the crash. Duane Hanson received non-life threatening injuries.

The driver of the semi was not injured.

The Becker County Sheriff’s Office is assisting in the investigation surrounding the incident.

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