State Patrol says section of Highway 59 was closed, but Suronen drove through and struck construction equipment.
A Rogers, Minn. woman was killed Saturday afternoon in a one-vehicle accident on Minnesota Highway 59 just north of Plummer when, according to the Minnesota State Patrol, she drove northbound into a section of closed road in a construction zone and crashed into construction equipment.
Killed was Krista M. Suronen, 42. She was driving a 2009 Chevrolet Traverse when the accident occurred minutes before 3 p.m. She was wearing her seat belt and her airbag deployed.
The investigation continues. The Red Lake County Sheriff’s Office assisted.