OLIVIA, Minn. (WCCO) – A St. Paul man is dead after a head-on crash in Olivia on Wednesday afternoon, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
The fatal accident occurred at 1 p.m. on Highway 212 near Highway 71 in Renville County. A 1999 Volkswagen Passat, driven by 55-year-old Bu Shwe, collided with a 2011 Dodge Ram, driven by Michael Traxler, age 31.READ MORE: Linda Johnson, 66, Identified As Victim In St. Paul Beating Death
Shwe was taken to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale, where he later died from his injuries early Thursday morning.READ MORE: Domestic Assault Suspect Fled St. Cloud Police, Threatened Officers With Sword, Knife
Traxler, of Long Prairie, was unharmed, as was his passenger, 18-year-old Hope Nue of Granite Falls.MORE NEWS: 3 Killed In Weekend Crash In Western Wisconsin
The State Patrol is investigating the accident.