Woman dies in crash near Grand Marais

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Published: Jul. 5, 2022 at 9:12 PM CDT
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GRAND MARAIS, MN. (KBJR) - A Grand Marais woman is dead following a crash way up the North Shore.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, it happened on County Road 14 around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.

That’s just northeast of Grand Marais.

Investigators say a 79-year-old woman was turning off the highway onto County Road 14, when her SUV struck a large pine tree on the side of the road.

The victim’s name has not been released.

Editor’s Note: We have corrected this story to reflect new information from Cook County. They report the crash happened on County Road 14. We have also corrected the story to show that the driver hit a tree on the side of the road. The tree was not in the road.

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