SHAKOPEE, Minn. - One person is dead after a head-on collision near Shakopee Thursday.
The State Patrol website says it happened just before 11 a.m. on Highway 41 just north of the junction with Highway 169. Troopers on the scene say a 2003 PT Cruiser driven by a 64-year-old Henderson man collided head-on with a dump truck. That driver was dead on the scene.
No condition was listed for the driver of the dump truck, a 25-year-old Jordan man.
Traffic is being diverted as the crash scene is investigated and cleaned up, with Highway 41 remaining closed as of 1:30 p.m. We will have additional details as they become available.