MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Authorities say an adult male died Thursday morning in a head-on crash with a semi-truck near Scandia.
The Washington County Sheriff’s Office, along with the Forest Lake Police Department, Scandia Fire Department and Marine Fire Department, responded just before 8 a.m. to reports of a head-on crash between a vehicle and semi-truck at the intersection of Manning Trail North and 180th Street North. The intersection is on the border of Scandia and May Township.READ MORE: Wisconsin's High Court Broadens Who Can Carry Concealed Guns
When authorities arrived, one adult male had been injured and was taken to a hospital. Authorities say the man later died from injuries sustained in the crash.READ MORE: Buffalo Clinic Shooting: Jury Seated In Gregory Ulrich's Trial, Opening Statements To Begin Monday
Authorities have identified the victim as Brandon Pranghofer of Forest Lake.MORE NEWS: Police: Body Found In Trunk Of Car In Mound, 2 Arrested
What led up to the crash is under investigation by the Minnesota State Patrol, with assistance from the Washington County Sheriff’s Office.