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1 dead, 4 injured in collision on Highway 95 in Princeton

A family of four was in a Chrysler minivan involved in the crash.

One person died in a two-vehicle crash in east-central Minnesota on Sunday. 

The collision happened just after noon on Hwy. 95 at 7th Ave. in Princeton, with the Minnesota State Patrol reporting that a 2005 Buick LaCrosse was attempting to cross the highway from 75th Ave. when it was struck by a 2017 Chrysler Pacifica that was eastbound on 95. 

The driver of the Buick, identified as 76-year-old Grace Marie Clasen, of Princeton, did not survive the crash. 

A family of four from Lake Crystal, Minnesota, in the Chrysler minivan all suffered non-life-threatening injuries and were taken to Fairview Northland Hospital in Princeton for treatment. 

Their ages are 26, 28, 4 and 2. 

Road conditions were wet at the time of the crash. 

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