MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The State Patrol says it is investigating a fatal sideswipe crash Monday on Highway 2 in Itasca County.
Preliminary information shows the crash happened around 1:30 p.m. just east of Grand Rapids.READ MORE: Minnesota Weather: Tornado Warnings Expire, But Severe Storms Still A Threat
A Volkswagen Jetta, heading eastbound, drifted into the westbound land and sideswiped a Chevy Silverado.READ MORE: Deputy Opens Fire During Struggle With Suspect Near Litchfield, Sheriff Says
Three people were in the Volkswagen. One person was in the pickup.
Two passengers in the Volkswagen were not hurt. The driver of the Volkswagen, 57-year-old Russell Locken, has died. The other driver was not injured.MORE NEWS: 72-Year-Old Fargo Woman Killed In Douglas County Crash
This story will be updated.