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Sandstone Woman Killed In Monday Night Rollover

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 2:04 pm

On Monday night, October 29th, 2012, at approximately 10:30 pm Pine County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the scene of a one car rollover accident where a woman was killed.

Deputies responded to the 35000 block of Duxbury Road where they say it appeared that a west bound vehicle drifted across the oncoming lane and off the roadway into the ditch. There the vehicle apparently struck a driveway embankment causing it to roll over several times.

The driver, 72-year old Judith Tauer of from Sandstone was ejected and died at the scene. Tauer was the lone occupant in the vehicle and next of kin have been notified. The accident remains under under investigation by the Minnesota State Patrol.

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