Names released of those involved in fatal crash near Evansville
The head-on crash happened on County Road 41 between Evansville and Interstate 94 shortly before 2 p.m. on Monday, July 26.
Names have been released of those involved in a head-on crash on Douglas County Road 41 near Evansville on Monday, July 26, that left a 72-year-old Fargo woman dead and injured two others.
The woman who died was identified as Aida Erlanne Nolan.
According to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, Nolan was driving a car west on County Road 41 between Evansville and Interstate 94 when she crossed over the center line and into the path of an eastbound pickup truck driven by 38-year-old Jordan Davis Wagner of Brandon.
The two vehicles collided head-on in the eastbound lane of the roadway, the sheriff's office said.
Nolan was pronounced dead at the scene. Wagner and his passenger, 39-year-old Gordan Michael Schmidt of Parkers Prairie, were transported to Alomere Health in Alexandria by North Ambulance with injuries that were not life-threatening.
The crash, which happened shortly before 2 p.m., is under investigation.
Responding agencies included the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, Evansville Fire Department and First Responders, North Ambulance, Ashby Ambulance, Life Link, and the Minnesota State Patrol.