58-year-old woman killed in head-on crash in Carver County

The crash happened Sunday afternoon.
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A 58-year-old Dassel woman was killed in a head-on crash in Watertown on Sunday afternoon. 

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a 51-year-old Excelsior man was driving east on Highway 7 when he crossed over the center line and the left lane of westbound traffic, hitting head-on a Kia Soul that was traveling in the right lane. 

The crash happened around 2:38 p.m. on Highway 7 near Polk Avenue. 

The driver of the Kia Soul was killed. She has not been identified.  

The other driver suffered non-life threatening injuries, with the report noting he was wearing a seatbelt.

No other details were released. 

Note: The details provided in this story are based on the police’s latest version of events, and may be subject to change.

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