Nashwauk, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) --- Authorities have identified the couple involved in a fatal car crash on Monday, May 21st.
Clement L. Blomberg, 78, and his wife Carol A. Blomberg, 72 of Nashwauk were traveling southbound along Hwy 65 around 7:10pm when their car left the road and crashed into a large pine tree.
Mr. Blomberg was transported to St. Mary's Hospital in Duluth and is listed in critical condition. He was the driver at the time of the crash.
Mrs. Blomberg died from injuries she sustained in the crash.
Authorities say that no alcohol was detected on Clement Blomberg and both he and his wife were wearing their seat belts.
The Nashwauk Police Department, Keewatin Police Department and Itasca County Sheriff's Department all responded to the scene.
Posted to the web by Krista Burns