WASHINGTON COUNTY, Minn. - One man is dead and another recovering from injuries after a crash in the east metro Thursday morning.
The Minnesota State Patrol says 42-year-old John Larson of Marine on St. Croix was eastbound on State Highway 36, taking a left onto Manning Avenue when he was struck by a westbound vehicle shortly after 6 a.m.
Witnesses say Larson had a green arrow, suggesting he had the right of way unless there was an equipment malfunction.
The driver of the 2010 Dodge Caravan that hit Larson's 1997 Saturn is a 40-year-old Bayport man. He suffered minor injuries in the crash.
No word yet if any criminal charges will be filed in the incident.
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