One Dead in Crow Wing County Crash

Updated: 01/03/2013 5:19 PM KSTP.com By: Cassie Hart

One man is dead and another is hurt after a two vehicle crash in Northern Minnesota Thursday morning.

The State Patrol is investigating after the crash involving a pickup truck and semi- tractor trailer near Deerwood in Crow Wing County. It happened on County Road 12 just after 11:00 a.m.

The driver of the pickup truck, a 53 year-old man of Merrifield, was pronounced dead at the scene. He has not been identified.

The driver of the semi-tractor trailer, 47 year-old William Hanson, of Cloquet, was treated at the scene and released.