Teen Killed In Crash With Street Sweeper
Crash Happened In Rural Polk County, MN
POLK COUNTY, Minn. – A teen is killed after crashing into a street sweeper on Highway 75 in Polk County, Minnesota.
A 19-year-old woman from Ada, Minnesota was driving southbound on Highway 75 in Hubbard Township just after 9:45 Thursday night.
Minnesota State Patrol says she crossed into the oncoming lane for an unknown reason.
She hit a street sweeper that was traveling northbound head-on.
The driver was ejected from the car and died at the scene.
Authorities will release her identity later today.
The crash pushed the street sweeper into a ditch.
The driver of that vehicle, 41-year-old Eric Olsen of Wahpeton, is hospitalized in Crookston with non-life threatening injuries.
Road conditions were dry at the time of the crash.