MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A 22-year-old Mankato man is dead after hitting a tractor on a Redwood County road Tuesday, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

The fatal accident happened on Highway 14 near Lamberton Township just after 9 a.m.

A tractor driven by 55-year-old Steven Alan Churchhill, from Revere, was driving eastbound on the highway.

He attempted to turn onto a gravel road when a westbound Dodge Charger hit the tractor’s attached fork, killing the driver.

The victim’s name has not been released. The state patrol is investigating.

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