MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Officials in southern Minnesota say a 64-year-old man died Saturday after losing control of his truck on a snow-packed road and crashing into a tree.
The Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office said Kenneth Mcmahon, of rural Cleveland, was traveling east on County Road 12 when he lost control near Elysian Township.READ MORE: Bomb Squad Responds After Treasure Hunters Bring Mortar To Nimrod Bar
His Ford F-150 slipped off road, entered a ditch and struck a tree.READ MORE: More Than 12,000 Pigs Dead After Barn Fire On Pork Farm
Emergency crews extricated Mcmahon from his truck and airlifted him from the scene.
He died shortly later, the sheriff’s office said.MORE NEWS: Roseville Police Seek Help Finding 70-Year-Old Jack Sayles
Investigators say the snow-oacked road played a major factor in the crash.