Head-On Crash in Cass County Kills 2

Updated: 05/04/2014 8:42 PM
Created: 05/04/2014 8:39 PM
By: Nick Tabbert

A deadly head-on crash in Cass county killed two people and seriously injured two others Saturday night.

According to police, Tim and Lisa Collins of Cass Lake were killed when their vehicle was struck by another that crossed over the centerline into oncoming traffic near County Road 75 and Leech Lake Route 438 Saturday night.

Police said Michael Spangel, 27, was headed northbound on County Road 27 when he crossed over the line, forced a car off the road, and hit the 2003 Kia Spectra being driven by the Lisa Collins. He and passenger Stacy Stangel, 47, both sustained serious injuries.

Both vehicles ended up in the ditch, the Collins' vehicle 100 feet away from the crash site and facing the wrong direction.

The crash occurred around 11:15 p.m.

No further information was available.

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