MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Authorities in Anoka County have identified an 82-year-old man who was killed early Saturday morning when his car rolled on icy roadways.
Lino Lakes police department says a 2006 GMC Sierra was headed southbound on Interstate 35 East at around 6:30 a.m., when it left the roadway to the right-hand ditch, causing it to roll.READ MORE: 'This Is A Test For Minnesota': Protesters Outside Governor's Mansion Call For Justice In Derek Chauvin Trial
Authorities say the road conditions were snow/ice when the crash occurred.READ MORE: Police Seek Suspect In Fatal Shooting Near George Floyd Memorial
The sheriff’s office reports that Charles Quernemoen of East Bethel, was not wearing a seat belt during the crash and the air bags were not deployed.MORE NEWS: As Spring Allergies Spike, Doctors Say Test For COVID As A Precaution
He died on the scene.