McGregor Man Killed in Single-Vehicle Crash Near Cromwell

By KBJR News 1

McGregor Man Killed in Single-Vehicle Crash Near Cromwell

February 2, 2013 Updated Feb 2, 2013 at 4:04 PM CDT

Cromwell, MN (NNCNOW.com) - A McGregor man died in a car crash near Cromwell Saturday morning.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Derek Burg, 27, was driving southbound on Highway 73 around 1:35 a.m. when his vehicle traveled across the northbound lane, went off road and then hit a tree.

The crash happened off Highway 73 near Mononen Road.

The State Patrol reports that Burg was not wearing his seatbelt. It is not known whether alcohol was a factor in the crash.

Written for the web by Jennifer Austin.