Fatal crash reported near ParkersA fatal accident was reported northeast of Parkers Prairie Monday evening.
A fatal accident was reported northeast of Parkers Prairie Monday evening.
According to a report from the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office, at approximately 5:13 p.m., the sheriff’s office received a report of a crash at the intersection of County Highway 138 and Tomten Road, northeast of Parkers Prairie.
The report stated that the crash happened when a Chevrolet Traverse, which was traveling westbound on County Highway 138, collided with a Rogator crop sprayer, which was crossing over County Highway 138 onto Tomten Road.
Both the Traverse and the sprayer reportedly came to rest in the south ditch of County Highway 138 on the west side of Tomten Road.
The driver of the vehicle reportedly died on impact, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office.
No names have been released.
The operator of the crop sprayer was reportedly not injured.
The incident remains under investigation.
The Parkers Prairie Fire Department, Parkers Prairie Ambulance and the Parkers Prairie Police Department also responded to the scene.