A St. Cloud woman died in a one-vehicle crash in Yellow Medicine County Monday evening.
According to the Minnesota State Patrol, at about 9:03 p.m., Adam Jon Keyser, age 39, of Hopkins was driving a 2003 Dodge Caravan eastward on Highway 67. Near mile post 36, the vehicle crossed the center line, gradually drove into the ditch, paralleled the highway for about 100 yards, then struck a tree head on.
Keyser and a passenger, Dianna Faye Rodriguez, age 59, of Granite Falls, were sent to the the Sioux Falls Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.
Another passenger, Kasandra Lee Krumm, age 30, of St. Cloud was sent to the Hennepin County Medical Center, and declared deceased.
According to the state patrol, the crash involved unbelted or unrestrained occupants.
Assisting at the scene were the Granite Falls Ambulance, Fire Department, and Police Department, the Upper Sioux Police Department, and the Yellow Medicine County Sheriff’s Office.