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Eveleth man dies in fatal crash on icy roads

An Eveleth man was killed in a rollover crash Monday. An Eveleth man was killed in a rollover crash Monday. |  Photo: MGN

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Created: November 30, 2021 08:57 AM

The Minnesota State Patrol reports a 75-year-old man died in a fatal crash on northbound Hwy 53 Monday.

Stanley Giles Erkkila was identified as the victim. He is from Eveleth. 

He was a passenger in a GMC Rally Wagon that lost control on icy roads, rolled into the median, and came to rest on the southbound side of 53.

The driver, a 67-year-old man, and another passenger, a 47-year-old woman from Eveleth, had injuries that were not life-threatening. 

The crash happened just before 4 p.m. Monday. 

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