3 dead in wrong-way crash on I-35 in Duluth

Six people were involved in the crash.
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Three people, including a 2-year-old girl, died in wrong-way crash in Duluth in the early hours of Monday morning.

The Minnesota State Patrol says the incident was reported on southbound Interstate 35 at 40th Avenue West just before 1 a.m.

A southbound GMC Yukon was struck head-on by a Toyota 4Runner, which was traveling north in the southbound lanes.


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The state patrol has confirmed that the 26-year-old GMC driver, Duanda Robinson, died along with 2-year-old passenger Damiah Anderson.

The driver of the Toyota, 23-year-old Aaron Dame, also died in the crash. He was not wearing a seat belt at the time.

All three victims are from Duluth.

A 22-year-old woman and infant boy from Minneapolis who were passengers in the GMC suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

A 22-year-old woman from Duluth, a passenger in the Toyota, is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

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