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: 'This Is A Test For Minnesota': Protesters Outside Governor's Mansion Call For Justice In Derek Chauvin Trial
His Ford F-150 slipped off road, entered a ditch and struck a tree.READ MORE: Police Seek Suspect In Fatal Shooting Near George Floyd Memorial
Emergency crews extricated Mcmahon from his truck and airlifted him from the scene.
He died shortly later, the sheriff’s office said.MORE NEWS: As Spring Allergies Spike, Doctors Say Test For COVID As A Precaution
Investigators say the snow-oacked road played a major factor in the crash.