1 dead, 1 seriously injured after single-vehicle crash in Polk County

1 dead, 1 seriously injured after single-vehicle crash in Polk County Photo: Pexels/MGN.

KSTP
Updated: October 21, 2020 10:09 PM
Created: October 21, 2020 09:48 PM

The driver is dead and a passenger is seriously injured following a crash in St. Croix Falls Wednesday night. 

According to a release from the Polk County Sheriff's Office, the Sheriff's Office Dispatch Center began receiving calls at 6:03 p.m. Wednesday regarding a single-vehicle crash. 

The crash was reported to have occurred on Highway 87 just south of County Road I. 

Upon arrival of first responders, it was found that a 2007 Chevrolet HHR was traveling south on Highway 87 and had just passed County Road I when the vehicle seemed to have steered hard to the left, crossed the northbound lane and entered the east ditch. 


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