MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A 25-year-old man was killed Tuesday morning in a head-on collision in St. Louis County, according to officials.
The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the crash around 7:21 a.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Midway Road and North Cloquet Road.READ MORE: Multiple People Injured In House Explosion In Cambridge
Witnesses at the scene told police a black Toyota Tacoma was driving southbound on Midway Road when it crossed the center line into oncoming traffic, colliding head-on with a northbound semi tractor trailer.READ MORE: Man Hospitalized After Hit-And-Run In Brooklyn Park
The semi is owned by Kraemer Crane, of Duluth. The driver was transported to Essentia Hospital in Duluth with non-life threatening injuries.
The 25-year-old driver of the Toyota, identified as Benjamin Edward Snyder, of Wrenshall, Minn., was pronounced dead at the scene.MORE NEWS: Aromatherapy Spray Linked To Deadly Tropical Disease; 1 Minnesotan Among Those Sickened In U.S.
The accident is under investigation.