MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — One woman is dead after a head-on collision in northern Minnesota Saturday.
Police say a 17-year-old behind the wheel of a Ford Focus was traveling westbound on Highway 2 in Arrowhead Township when he crossed over the center line and struck an eastbound Prius, killing his passenger and wounding two others.READ MORE: Community Weighs In On Future Of MPD 3rd Precinct Building
His passenger, 17-year-old Emma Abernathey, died as a result of the accident.READ MORE: Twins Place Pitcher Joe Ryan On COVID Injured List
The three other people involved suffered non-life threatening injuries.MORE NEWS: COVID In Minnesota: Total Positive Case Count Surpasses 1.5 Million
Police say alcohol was not a factor.