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A St. Cloud man was killed in a crash between a car and a box truck in Benton County Wednesday morning.

The collision happened around 3:30 a.m. on Hwy. 10 near Rice, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

The driver of a Chevy Malibu heading southbound on 30th Avenue was in a collision with the driver of an International truck heading west on Hwy. 10.

The driver of the Chevy, a 41-year-old man from St. Cloud, was killed in the collision. His identity is expected to be released later on Wednesday.

The box truck driver, a 45-year-old man from Coon Rapids, was not injured in the crash.

The Minnesota Office of Traffic Safety says there have been 13 fatalities on Minnesota roads so far this year.

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