SECOND DRIVER NOW DEAD AFTER HEAD ON CRASH

A second driver is now dead following head-on crash in central Minnesota. It happened on Highway 6 near Black Lake Road, just north of Deerwood. 54 year old Timothy Kruse of Crosby, died Thursday at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis. The other driver, 70 year old Barbara Jo Blood of Crosby, died last Wednesday, the day of the crash. The Minnesota State Patrol says Kruse was driving west on Highway 6 and Blood was driving east, when Blood’s Chrysler crossed over the centerline and hit Kruse’s vehicle head on. The state patrol reported both drivers were not wearing their seat belts.