Shakopee Man Dies in Crash North of Willmar


A Shakopee man died at the scene of a crash Thursday afternoon in Green Lake Township north of Willmar.

According to a news release from the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office, the 42-year-old man was driving eastbound on County Road 127 in a utility truck when the crash happened at the intersection with County Road 9.

The utility truck struck an SUV driven by a 40-year-old New London woman. She was northbound on County Road 9.

The woman was extricated from her vehicle and transported to Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar. Her condition was not given.

The man was found outside his vehicle and pronounced dead.

Names have not been released yet.

The crash happened just before 4pm Thursday.


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