MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A 71-year-old Chaska man died Tuesday after suffering injuries in a head-on collision on Highway 13 in the south metro.
The State Patrol says the crash happened just after 4:30 p.m. in Burnsville.READ MORE: MDH: Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Salame Sticks Sold At Trader Joe's
David Berg was driving a Dodge minivan south on Highway 13 when he abruptly swerved into on-coming traffic, crashing head-on into an SUV.
Another car, which couldn’t stop in time, then rear-ended the SUV.READ MORE: Campus Alert: Person Robbed Near West Bank By Suspect With Screwdriver
Berg was brought to an area hospital, where he was later pronounced dead, the State Patrol said.
The driver of the SUV, 55-year-old Jeanna Meyer, of Lakeville, suffered non-life-threatening injuries.MORE NEWS: Metro Transit Cutting Down Scheduled Light-Rail Trips Due To Lack Of Drivers
The driver of the car that rear-ended Meyer was not injured.