31-Year-Old St. Paul Woman Dies after 2-Vehicle Crash in Duluth

31-Year-Old St. Paul Woman Dies after 2-Vehicle Crash in Duluth Photo: KSTP

February 20, 2018 09:27 AM

A 31-year-old passenger was pronounced dead after a crash involving two vehicles Monday afternoon in Duluth.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, 31-year-old Courtney Jane Ryan of St. Paul, who was a passenger in a 2003 Buick Century being driven by 31-year-old Jacob Edward Ryan, was taken to St. Luke's Hospital where she was pronounced dead.

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The state patrol said Jacob Ryan, also of St. Paul, was driving southbound on Highway 61 toward Brighton Beach Boulevard at about 3:30 p.m.

The Buick went over the center line, according to the state patrol, and was struck by a 2013 Lexus RX350 headed northbound on Highway 61.

Jacob Ryan was also transported to St. Luke's Hospital with injuries that were not considered life-threatening.

According to state patrol, 42-year-old Aubrey Lynn Danielson of Duluth, who was driving the Lexus, was transported to St. Mary's Hospital with injuries that were not considered life-threatening.

The state patrol reports alcohol was not a factor in the crash, and all involved were wearing seatbelts.

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Rebecca Omastiak

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