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Richfield Man Killed in Head-On Crash on Highway 169 in Shakopee

Updated: 11/23/2013 12:25 PM
Created: 11/23/2013 10:16 AM KSTP.com
By: Cassie Hart

A Richfield man is was killed after a head-on crash involving a vehicle and a semi-truck in Scott County Saturday morning, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

The crash happened around 2:30 a.m. on County Road 101 near Highway 169 in Shakopee.

30-year-old Rual Lopez-Crutztitla was heading eastbound on County Road 101 when his car collided with a semi-truck head near the northbound Highway 169 ramp, the state patrol reported.

55-year-old Mark Fitterer of Prior Lake, the man in the semi-truck, was not hurt, according to the State Patrol.

Lopez-Crutztitla was pronounced dead at the scene.

Authorities are investigating the crash.


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