ITASCA COUNTY, Minn. (WCCO) — A 62-year-old Maple Plain man is dead after his ATV crashed into a wide load tractor trailer late Monday night near Grand Rapids in northern Minnesota, the state patrol said.
According to the patrol, Brian Johnson was going southbound on Highway 65 just south of Pengilly, Minn., when he crossed over and collided with the wide load trailer that was going northbound in the other lane.
The wide load tractor trailer had warning lights, flags and signs and was escorted by the state patrol. Keith Moellering, 62, of Nashwauk, Minn., was driving the tractor.
Johnson suffered fatal injuries in the incident.