Elderly Man Killed in Logging Truck Collision

By KBJR News 1

Elderly Man Killed in Logging Truck Collision

March 22, 2013 Updated Mar 22, 2013 at 10:05 AM CDT

Two Harbors, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- An elderly man from Two Harbors was killed after a collision with a logging truck.

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office reports the accident happened on County Hwy 12, at the intersection of Holm road just north of Two Harbors around 2:45 Thursday afternoon.

The 85-year-old man driving a pick-up truck and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The 48-year-old man driving a Tractor Trailer logging truck was not injured.

There were no passengers in either vehicle.

The crash is being investigated by the Lake County Sheriff's Office and the Minnesota State Patrol.

The names of those involved in the accident will be released when their families are notified.

The Two Harbors Police and Fire Departments and the Lake County Sheriff’s Rescue and Ambulance agencies were all dispatched to the scene.