|An Annandale man was killed in a crash on Highway 24 Tuesday, Aug. 7. According to the state patrol, the man, Roland Johnson, 74, was southbound in a Chrysler Town and Country mini van when he veered into the northbound lane. In the northbound lane, a dump truck, driven by Corey Paulson, 36, of Annandale, moved into the left lane to avoid the Chrysler. Johnson then corrected himself and struck the dump truck head on. |
Johnson died at the scene from his injuries. Paulson was treated for non-life threatening injuries at the scene.
The call was made at 1:45 p.m., and the scene was cleared approximately three hours later.
The state patrol was assisted by the Annandale Police Department, Annandale Fire and Rescue, Allina Ambulance, Wright County Sheriff's Office and the Wright County Highway Department.
Wednesday, August 8, 2018