Weather Forecast


Red Lake woman in critical condition following Friday accident

Email News Alerts

A 24-year-old Red Lake woman is in critical condition after she was struck by a vehicle Friday night while standing along state Highway 89.


According to the Minnesota State Patrol out of Thief River Falls:

Sonja D. Lussier was standing on the highway when she was struck by a 1997 Chevrolet Lumina driven by James R. Brown, 24, of Red Lake.

The accident was reported at 11:21 p.m. on Highway 89 about 21 miles north of U.S. Highway 2 in Beltrami County.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.