Posted at: 11/08/2013 9:31 PM
An Apple Valley man is dead after a crash on an icy Highway 2, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
Authorities say the crash happened in Itasca County, about two miles east of Swan River at 2:13 p.m. Friday.
One vehicle, driven by 67-year-old Alice Lemke of Bigfork, lost control, crossed the center line and struck the other vehicle.
The driver of the other vehicle, 38-year-old Aeron Hammargren of Apple Valley, was pronounced dead on the scene.
His two passengers, 12-year-old Chloe Hammargren and 13-year-old Justic Hammargren, were transported to St. Mary's in Duluth with serious injuries.
Lemke was also transported to Duluth with serious injuries.