Authorities ID Victims in Deadly Pine Co. Crash
Authorities have identified the victims of a crash in Pine County that left four people dead, and one person critically injured.
The crash happened around 6:30 p.m. Tuesday near Askov.
Authorities say a pickup with five passengers tried to make a left turn onto Clark Road from Rutabaga Road in front of a semi truck.
The Pine County Sheriff's Office says 17-year-old Felicity Jenson of Bruno, 21-year-old Brett Larson of Sandstone, and 58-year-old Arden Edwards of Bruno were dead at the scene.
Twenty-year-old Catherine Peterson of Askov was flown to the hospital and later died.
A 21-year-old man was taken to the hospital, and is currently in critical condition.
The 50-year-old driver of the semi truck wasn't injured.
Chief Deputy Steven Blackwell says some of the victims are related and some are boyfriends or girlfriends.
Blackwell says at least three of the victims were in the cab of the pickup, and one or two people were in the bed of the truck when the driver turned in front of the semi.
This crash is under investigation.