[Update] ***Breaking News*** More Details in Fatal Crash in Rock Creek
The state patrol released more details, Monday, in the weekend crash in Rock Creek that killed Joel Horn, 44, of St. Paul.
Horn died after his car was broadsided by a SUV driven by a Rock Creek resident. The accident occurred just before 10 a.m at the intersection of Highway 70 and County Road Three.
According to the report from the Minnesota State Patrol, Mary L. Willmus, 47, of Rock Creek, was driving a 2005 Chevy Tahoe. The report says she failed to yield and broadsided a 2003 Saturn Vue driven by Horn.
Willmus suffered minor injuries. A three-year-old boy was the passenger in Wilmus’ vehicle. He suffered non-life threatening injuries. Both were taken to the North Memorial Hospital in Robbinsdale.
Willmus and the three-year-old boy were both wearing their seatbelts. It is unknown whether Horn was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.
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