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Driver killed in head-on crash with semi Monday morning in Wadena County

A driver was killed in a head-on crash at Highway 71 and County Road 13 in Wadena County Monday morning.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a 1992 Pontiac Bonneville was northbound and crossed the center line, striking a semi that was headed southbound at 10:51 a.m. Monday, Jan. 9.

The driver of the semi, Dale Bain, 48, of Wadena, suffered non-life threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. The name of the deceased has not yet been released.

The Sebeka Police Department and Wadena County Sheriff's Office assisted the State Patrol. Tri-County Ambulance, Sebeka Fire Department, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and MnDOT also assisted at the scene.