One Person Killed in Single-Vehicle Crash in Duluth – KROC-AM
Duluth, MN (KROC-AM News) – One person was killed in a single-vehicle crash in Duluth Friday night.
The Minnesota State Patrol crash report indicates a vehicle was traveling north on the I-535 Blatnik Bridge toward Duluth from Superior, Wisconsin. The vehicle lost control, struck the median wall, overcorrected, and struck a piece of construction equipment on the right shoulder just after 7:45 p.m.
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The driver of the vehicle was identified as 55-year-old Todd Tikka of Duluth. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The state patrol crash report indicates that Tikka was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.
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