MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A car collided head-on with a semi-trailer in Wadena County Saturday killing a 23-year-old man and seriously injuring another.
The passenger of the Oldsmobile Alero, Gabriel R. Kemp, of Bluffton, Minnesota, died. The car’s driver, Tyler Langer, 22, of Wadena, was seriously injured.READ MORE: Marcus Foligno's Goal Sends Wild To 4-3 OT Win Against Blackhawks
Langer drove over the center line of Highway 71 and struck the semi head-on, just south of the city of Wadena, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.READ MORE: In Playoffs, Packers Fall To 49ers At Lambeau Field
The driver of the Volvo semi-trailer, Jovanny Vega, of Chicago, had no apparent injury.MORE NEWS: More Than 400 Crashes & Spinouts On Minnesota Roads Amid Saturday's Snow
The name of the passenger is expected to be released Saturday afternoon.