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Woman Hospitalized After Head-On Collision in Itasca Co.

A 68-year-old Deer River woman suffered life-threatening injuries in an early morning head-on crash with a vehicle driven by a 17-year-old male. The condition of the teenager has not been released. A 68-year-old Deer River woman suffered life-threatening injuries in an early morning head-on crash with a vehicle driven by a 17-year-old male. The condition of the teenager has not been released. | 

November 14, 2017 02:32 PM

The Minnesota State Patrol says a Deer River woman suffered life-threatening injuries after an early-morning crash in Itasca County. 

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The State Patrol reports the crash happened just after 8 a.m. on Highway 169 near Fayette Road in Greenway Township. 

The 68-year-woman, identified as Karyl Jean Hawes was traveling eastbound on Hwy 169 when her vehicle was struck head-on by another vehicle driven by a 17-year-old. 

The condition of the 17-year-old male is unknown at this time. Hawes was transported to a Duluth Hospital with life-threatening injuries. 

A 71-year-old male passenger was in Hawes' car, and suffered non-life-threatening injuries. 

The State Patrol says the road was wet at the time of the crash. 


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