WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-red01, ww color red

Local

2 Killed In Maple Lake Crash ID’d

View Comments

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up
Today's Most Popular Video
  1. What Are Twins Looking For In A New Manager?
  2. St. Paul Woman Plays Harp For Primates
  3. Wisconsin Snowmobile Club Holds Drag Race
  4. 4 Things To Know For Sept. 30, 2014
  5. Drinking And Working Out? Research Says We Do It On The Same Days
(credit: CBS)

(credit: CBS)

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Two Maple Lake people are dead after a head-on crash Tuesday morning on Highway 55 that closed the road for much of the day, according to the State Patrol.

Delano Price, 71, and 80-year-old Lois Price died in a four-car crash near Dempsey Avenue Northwest after their Grand Am, traveling westbound on Highway 55 was rear-ended by a Dodge Dakota.

Danny Brown, 50, of Annandale was driving the Dakota, with 48-year-old passenger Dawn Brown, of Annandale. The Grand Am was pushed by the Dakota into oncoming eastbound traffic as it was turning onto Dempsey Avenue. The Prices’ car crashed head-on with a Toyota Corolla, driven by 67-year-old Mary Gelo, of Maple Lake.

The Browns’ truck then crashed into a Lexus, driven by 43-year-old Tammy Peterson, of Maple Lake.

Danny Brown wasn’t hurt, but Dawn Brown suffered a non-life-threatening injury. However, Mary Gelo was seriously injured, and Tammy Peterson is dealing with a non-life-threatening injury.

Highway 55 has since reopened.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,874 other followers