Blackduck man dies in weekend Beltrami County crash

A Blackduck man is dead after a crash in Beltrami County in the early morning hours on Saturday.

A report from the Minnesota State Patrol says a 37-year-old man was driving a Chrysler 300 northbound on Minnesota Highway 72 around 1:45 a.m. when it went off the road and crashed in the right ditch.

The man died as a result of the crash. He was identified Tuesday afternoon as Aaron James Stomberg.

The State Patrol says it’s unknown if alcohol was a factor.