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One man dead following single car crash in Itasca County

By KBJR News 1

One man dead following single car crash in Itasca County

February 15, 2014 Updated Feb 15, 2014 at 4:42 PM CDT

Grand Rapids, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- One person has died following a car crash in Itasca County.

Minnesota State Patrol officials believe 60-year-old James Lee of Swatara, MN crashed into a snowbank after having a medical issue, while driving.

It happened Saturday around 1:30 p.m. on Highway 169 just south of Grand Rapids.

He later died at the hospital.

A medical examiner is working to determine the cause of death.

Roads were wet at the time of the crash and he was not under the influence of alcohol.