Minnesota State Patrol District: 3100
Incident Number: 13311345 Incident Date/Time: 9/16/2013 10:34:00 Pm
Number Of Individuals: 2
Number Of Vehicles: 2
Location: Milepost 166.5 Hwy 65
Road Condition: Dry Road Type: Black Top
Number Of Lanes: 2 Undivided Roadway
Crash Type: Sideswipe
Incident Classification: Fatal
Itasca County Sheriff's Office
Nashwauk Police Department
The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a fatal vehicle crash on State Highway 65, south of Pengilly, Mn. A 2007 Kenworth 25500 Semi Truck and Trailer, was northbound on Highway 65. A 2008 Polaris Sportsman ATV was southbound on Highway 65. The ATV collided with the trailer of the Semi in the southbound traffic lane. The 2007 Kenworth was a wide load tractor trailer that had warning lights, flags and signs and was escorted by the State Patrol. The driver of the ATV sustained fatal injuries.
Keith O. Moellering, 62, of Nashwauk, Mn., driver of the Kenworth, received no apparent injury.
Brian K, Johnson, 62, of Maple Plain, Mn., driver of the ATV, was listed as deceased.
INFORMATION BELIEVED COMPLETE
Last Updated: 9/17/2013 9:34:55 AM
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