Two People from Plummer Identified in Fatal Crash with Canadian Pacific Train

It happened near Highway 59 north of Plummer


RED LAKE COUNTY, Minn. — Two people are dead after a car collided with a train in Red Lake County.

The Minnesota State Patrol says 78-year-old Emilie Skjerven of Plummer failed to yield on a private driveway around 10:45 this morning and was hit by a Canadian Pacific train.

It happened near Highway 59 north of Plummer.

Skjerven, and her passenger, 79-year-old Carol Gerardy of Plummer, were both killed.

The crash remains under investigation.

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