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One dead in head-on crash in west-central Minnesota

The incident occurred on Highway 27 near 150th Avenue.

A fatal crash on Highway 27 in Grant County, west-central Minnesota, closed the road Thursday morning.

According to an incident report from the Minnesota State Patrol, the crash occurred just after 5 a.m. west of Hoffman. The State Patrol is still investigating the incident.

State Patrol Public Information Officer Sgt. Jesse Grabow reported on Twitter that the crash was head-on between a passenger vehicle and a semi.

The passenger vehicle was killed in the crash, while the semi driver sustained non-life threatening injuries. 

Highway 27 is closed both ways between U.S. Highway 59 and County Highway 23. Closures will last until Thursday at 11 a.m. 

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