Emergency Crews were on the scene of a fatal two vehicle accident this morning in Beltrami County.
The circumstances surrounding the accident and the man’s name have not been released. More information will be available following traffic reconstruction by investigators. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a 41 year old Ponemah area man was killed in a 2001 Buick Regal he was driving at Highway 71 and Sprucewood Lane Northeast, in Hines Township.
Chad Ray Adams, 42, of Tuscon, Arizona, was injured in the 2019 Jeep Wrangler he was driving, during the accident. He was taken to Sanford Medical Center and treated for non-life threatening injuries.
According to the State Patrol, Adams had been consuming alcohol prior to the accident, reported just before 2:30 AM.