Carlton County: One Woman Dead, One Arrested After Weekend Crash

Tuesday, June 4th, 2013 at 7:18 am

One person was killed in a two-car crash in Carlton County on Saturday, and the name of that person has now been released. The Carlton County Sheriff’s Office says 34-year old Kari Renee Luoma of Cloquet died at the scene.

Deputies responded to the crash at about 5:40 p.m. at the intersection of Canosia Road and North Cloquet Road in Thomson Township.

Deputies told WDIO that a vehicle turning onto North Cloquet Road was struck by another vehicle traveling on Canosia Road.

The 25-year-old driver of the second car was transported to St. Luke’s Hospital where she was treated for injuries. That woman was later taken into custody on Monday, June 3 and is awaiting charges of Criminal vehicular operation.

The accident remains under investigation.

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