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Kelliher man dies in multi-vehicle crash near Blackduck

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BLACKDUCK - A 41-year-old Kelliher man died after a Wednesday morning crash near here.

Chanin Johnson was following a snowplow Highway 72, about seven miles north of Blackduck, in a 2002 Chevrolet pickup, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.


The State Patrol said Johnson lost control of his southbound vehicle, which then spun into the northbound lane and into oncoming traffic. The pickup collided with a 1993 Peterbilt semi, driven by Bradley Kleeb, 49, of Bemidji.

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