Vehicle Rollover Near Cass Lake Kills Woman, Two Children

By KBJR News 1

Vehicle Rollover Near Cass Lake Kills Woman, Two Children

January 13, 2013 Updated Jan 13, 2013 at 6:19 PM CDT

Cass Lake, MN (NNCNOW.com) - A Mississippi woman and two children are dead after the car they were traveling in rolled over on Highway 2 near Cass Lake Saturday.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, four people from Foxworth, Mississippi were traveling eastbound on Highway 2 around 5:40 p.m. Saturday when the vehicle lost control and left the roadway, hitting trees and a stump before coming to a stop on the vehicle's roof.

The Minnesota State Patrol reports that Catherine Statham, 27, Jeremiah Statham, 3, and Emma Statham, 1, died from the crash.

The State Patrol says the driver of the vehicle, Jeremiah Statham, 28, is in critical condition.

The State Patrol reports that roads were icy and slippery at the time of the crash.

Written for the web by Jennifer Austin.

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