Three Deadly Weekend Traffic Wrecks in Minnesota
Undated (KROC AM News) - Two people were killed in a traffic wreck Sunday afternoon in Mille Lacs County that involved two vehicles and two motorcycles.
The Minnesota State Patrol says one of the vehicles was rear-ended by the other one and it rolled into the path of the two motorcycles. One of the motorcycles became lodged in the vehicle and its driver was killed. He has been identified as 62-year-old Robert Ehrlichman of Holdingford. The other motorcyclist suffered serious injuries. The driver of the car they struck was also killed. He was identified as 35-year-old Travis Kiel of Foley. The driver of the car that started the wreck was not hurt.
The driver of an ATV was killed Saturday evening in Douglas County when he turned in front of a car. The victim was identified as 45-year-old Patrick Anderson of Hoffman. The driver of the car was seriously injured.
The driver of a semi-truck was killed early Saturday after his rig left the road and crashed into a tree in Dakota County. Killed was 57-year-old Robert Kary of Coon Rapids. The wreck happened around 2:30 a.m. on Highway 316.