Deadly Accident on Iron Range

By KBJR News 1

August 28, 2011 Updated Aug 28, 2011 at 10:53 PM CDT

Mountain Iron, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) - According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the accident happened just after noon on Sunday.

One of the vehicles involved was crossing Highway 169 when they were broadsided by another vehicle traveling on Hwy 169.

There were eight people involved with the accident between the two vehicles.

Authorities say one of the passengers, a 77 year old female died later in the day at a hospital in Duluth.

The name of the victim is not being released at this time.