BLAINE, Minn. (WCCO) — Police are investigating the death of a 71-year-old woman late Friday.
Authorities believe a 32-year-old Brooklyn Park man was driving the car that killed a Blaine woman near University Avenue NE and 106th Avenue NE.READ MORE: Jason DeRusha Announces Transition To New Role At WCCO-TV
The driver told police that he was driving southbound on University Avenue NE and returning to work when the incident occurred at 11:23 p.m. on Friday.READ MORE: With Anti-Asian Hate On The Rise, School Program Focuses On Mental Health For AAPI Youth
The Anoka County Sheriff’s Office, the Coon Rapids Police Department and the Minnesota State Patrol are investigating.MORE NEWS: Next Weather: Warmer Tuesday, Rainy Wednesday
The name of the deceased is being withheld until next of kin are notified.