HIBBING, MN– A crash Thursday morning left one driver with life threatening injuries.
According to State Patrol Officials, a Ford Escape was crossing Highway 169 westbound on E. 31st St when a Ford Taurus travelling south on Highway 169 hit the Escape’s passenger side.
The 71-year old male driver of the Taurus suffered life-threatening injuries and was brought to a Hibbing hospital.
The 85-year old driver of the Escape suffered non-life threatening injuries.
Authorities say both parties were wearing seat belts, and alcohol was not a factor in the crash.
Exact conditions of both drivers are unknown at this time.