MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A section of Highway 169 closed in the southwest metro Monday afternoon following a fatal crash.
The State Patrol says the crash happened just before 4 p.m. at the Delaware Avenue intersection, near Jordan.READ MORE: 'This Is All About Inclusion': The 5 Simple Rules Of Wheelchair Etiquette
The State Patrol says 27-year-old Howard Bartholoma was driving north, when he lost control and crashed into oncoming traffic. Bartholoma was killed.READ MORE: John Jones Pleads Guilty In Hit-And-Run Crash That Killed Bridget O'Keefe Dunn
Two other cars were involved. One of the drivers is okay, but the other, a 33-year-old from Mankato, suffered life threatening injuries and was hospitalized.MORE NEWS: Aaron Rodgers Enters Uncertain Offseason After Dashed Postseason Hopes
State troopers shut down the road for hours to investigate.