Nov 23, 2011 at 9:50 am
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) – One person is dead after a Honda Civic ran a red light early Wednesday morning, striking a tractor trailer.
The accident occurred at the intersection of Benton County Road 2 and Highway 10 just before 4:45 a.m. Wednesday.
The Honda Civic was northbound on Highway 10 when it collided with the driver side of the tractor trailer.
The driver of the tractor trailer, 56-year-old Joseph Walker of Grey Eagle, was uninjured in the crash, according to police reports.
Police are investigating whether or not the early morning fog played a role in the accident. Traffic was delayed on the northbound lanes of Highway 10.
The identity of the driver of the Civic was not immediately released pending family notifications.
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