Carlton Man Dead Following Car Accident

By KBJR News 1

Carlton Man Dead Following Car Accident

July 19, 2013 Updated Jul 20, 2013 at 6:47 PM CDT

Blackhoof, MN (NNCNOW.com) - One person was killed Friday afternoon in a car accident in Blackhoof Township.

Authorities say that 44-year-old Richard Todd Nelson of Carlton was pronounced dead at the scene. Randall Fred Palmi of Barnum was transported to St. Mary's hospital. His condition is unknown at this time.

According to the Carlton County Sheriff's Department, the accident happened at the intersection of County Road 4 and County Road 5 at 1:15 p.m., Friday.

The crash is still under investigation by the Minnesota State Patrol and the Carlton County Sheriff's Department.