Anoka Co. Man Killed in Crash with Metro Transit Bus

Updated: 09/24/2013 7:37 AM KSTP.com By: Leslie Dyste



An 80-year-old man is dead after a crash involving three vehicles in Blaine.

According to the Anoka County Sheriff's Office, the crash occurred in the area of Highway 65 and 89th Avenue Northeast at 5:38 p.m. Monday.

When officers arrived at the scene they learned a vehicle had rear-ended a Metro Transit bus. The man who was driving the vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene. According to authorities, the man was from Cedar, which is located in Anoka County.

No one else was in the vehicle, and there were no other injuries.

At this point authorities are investigating, and additional details have not been released.