Aitkin Man Killed in NW Minn. Crash

Posted at: 03/18/2013 10:33 AM


A man from Aitkin was killed in a crash in northwestern Minnesota over the weekend.

Steven J. Wink, 54, died in the crash on Highway 11 in Kittson County at 2:19 p.m. Sunday.  The Minnesota State Patrol says Wink was a passenger in a vehicle that crossed the center line and struck another car head-on.

The driver and another passenger in the vehicle that crossed the center line, who are both from Warroad, suffered serious injuries.  The condition of the other driver was not documented.

The patrol said roads were icy at the time of the crash.