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Staples man dies in Todd County crash

A 32-year-old Staples man died in a one-vehicle rollover Friday night.

David Duane Kobliska was driving a 2004 Ford explorer on Todd County Road 66 near the intersection of County Road 7 in Fawn Lake Township shortly before 11:15 p.m. when the vehicle left the roadway, according to the Todd County Sheriff's Office. He was ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene.

Kobliska's father, Duane Donald Kobliska, 56, of Staples was riding in the vehicle and was transported to the Staples Hospital.

Neither occupant was wearing a seat belt, according to the sheriff's office.

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