1 killed, 2 injured in Vermillion Township crash

UPDATE 07/11/23:

One of the people seriously injured in the crash died of his injuries.

According to a news release from the Hennepin County Medical Examiner, Aaron Juwan Woods, 24, died Friday morning of multiple blunt force injuries from the crash.

Two people are hospitalized with serious injuries after a crash Friday morning in Vermillion Township.

The Dakota County Sheriff’s Office says the crash happened at around 6:45 a.m. where Goodwin Avenue meets Northfield Boulevard.

The sheriff’s office says a vehicle that was headed north on Goodwin Avenue collided with a southbound vehicle, seriously hurting two and leaving another person with minor injuries.

Authorities didn’t immediately say which passengers were in which vehicle.

The roads in the area were closed for at least a couple of hours but has since reopened.

The crash remains under investigation.