Driver Killed in Iron Range Truck Accident

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Driver Killed in Iron Range Truck Accident

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May 14, 2013 Updated May 15, 2013 at 10:55 AM CDT

Embarrass, MN (NNCNOW.com) - The driver of a semi-truck carrying diesel fuel is dead after rolling his rig Tuesday night.

The Minnesota State Patrol says Edgar Beaver, 65, of Culver, MN was northbound on Highway 135 in Embarrass when the truck, a 2014 International 9200 Series, began to drift to the right.

The State Patrol says the Beaver over corrected and the truck began to roll.

Beaver was taken by ambulance to Aurora Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

A helicopter had been waiting for further transport.

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