Fatal Crash in Wadena

Fatal Crash in Wadena Click to Enlarge

WADENA (KDLM) - One person has died in a vehicle crash near Wadena, Thursday.

The Wadena County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call of a motor vehicle crash near the intersection of County Road 26 and 182nd St in Section 20 of Bullard Township, Thursday morning. Upon the arrival of emergency personnel, a single vehicle and lone occupant were found on scene.

The adult male driver was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead on scene. The victim was transported to the Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office for autopsy.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation by the Wadena County Sheriff’s Office.

The name of the victim is being withheld at this time, pending notification of family. The Wadena County Sheriff’s Office was assisted on scene by the Verndale Fire Department, Schuller Funeral Home, and Scott’s Southtown Towing.

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