A Teenager is dead following a two vehicle accident Saturday in Saint Louis County.
According to the Minnesota State Patrol, 17 year old Emma Abernathey , of Proctor was killed when a 2008 Ford Focus driven by 17 year old Logan Hink of Brookston crossed over the centerline and struck an eastbound Toyota Prius driven by 52 year old Annette Humphrey, of Deer River.
Hink, Humphry and a passenger in Humphery’s vehicle were also injured in the head-on collision on Highway 2 in Arrowhead Township.
They were taken to Saint Mary’s and treated for injuries officers at the scene describe as non-life threatening. Officials are not sure if anyone was wearing seat-belts at the time of the accident reported just after 6AM.
They say alcohol was not a factor in the accident.