A 40-year-old woman died in a single-vehicle crash in central Minnesota Thursday morning.
According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the crash happened around 8:15 a.m. on Hwy. 71 north of Akley Drive in Kandota Township, which is about five miles north of Sauk Centre in Todd County.
The crash report says the woman was driving a 2015 Chrysler 200 south on the highway when she left the road, vaulted over a driveway and struck a tree. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
Authorities have identified her as Nicole L. Schloegl-Bartkowicz, of Sauk Centre.