MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A 50-year-old woman died Monday afternoon after she collided with a semi in southern Minnesota.

The Minnesota State Patrol says the crash happened shortly after 1:30 p.m. on Highway 13, south of Waseca.

Kelly Merrill, of Prior Lake, was driving south on the highway when her sedan crossed the center line and collided with a northbound semi truck. She died at the scene.

The driver of the semi, Nicholas Zimmerman, was unharmed.

Road conditions were dry at the time of the crash.

  1. Carl Mayo says:

    blabbing or texting on a cell phone. i guarantee it.