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