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.
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.
Updated: November 14, 2017 02:32 PM
Created: November 14, 2017 02:29 PM
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