Motorist Fleeing Police Killed in Crash
Minnetonka, MN (KROC-AM News) - The State Patrol has released the name of the man who was killed in a crash following a high-speed chase in the Twin Cities on Friday. 30-year-old David Baxter was from the town of Montrose in Wright County.
He was fatally injured when his car collided head-on with another when he attempted to pass another vehicle while trying to elude Minnetonka Police. Officials in the western Twin Cities suburb say the officers involved in the chase had broken off the pursuit moments the deadly crash occurred.
The driver of the second car involved in the crash was identified as 59-year-old Karen Webster of Minnetonka. At last report, she was listed in critical condition at the Hennepin County Medical Center.