Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) The Minnesota State Patrol has identified the victim of Wednesday evening's traffic wreck north of Rochester. 

The State Patrol says a northbound car driven by  62-year-old Sharon Kay Ross of Lake City collided head-on with a vehicle driven by 65-year-old Daniel Atkinson of Plainview. Ross died at the scene. Atkinson was not hurt.  

A pickup truck driven by a New London, Minnesota man was southbound on the highway and collided with the Ross car. He was not injured.

The wreck happened just after 5:30 p.m., a quarter mile north of the 75th St roundabout and led to the closure of Highway 63 for a few hours.

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