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Woman, 58, Killed In Head-On Crash In Central Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) -- A 58-year-old woman died Thursday morning in a head-on crash along a central Minnesota highway.

The Minnesota State Patrol says the crash happened Preliminary information shows the crash happened around 6:30 a.m. on Highway 65 about 15 miles north of Mora in Kanabec County.

A northbound Dodge Ram pickup truck crossed over the center line and collided with a Buick sedan. The driver of the sedan, Mia Lisa Besemann of Finlayson, died at the scene. Investigators say she was wearing a seat belt.

Neither the truck's driver, a 46-year-old Braham man, nor his three passengers were hurt. Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the crash.

Investigators say road conditions were dry at the time of the crash.


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