Driver, 82, killed in Kandiyohi County crash involving semi

The elderly woman is a resident of Belgrade, Minnesota.
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An 82-year-old woman was killed in a collision with a semi in Kandiyohi County Friday morning.

The crash happened 10:18 a.m. on Hwy. 71 in Colfax Township, when a Chevy Equinox southbound on the highway crossed the center line and collided with the semi.

The Equinox driver, identified as Marilyn Hagen, of Belgrade, Minnesota, was killed in the crash.

The semi driver, a 54-year-old man from Pittsburgh, suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

There have been 52 deaths on Minnesota roads so far this year, a significant increase on the 41 reported by the same date in 2020.

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