Names released in critical crash [UPDATED]Published 11:08am Tuesday, October 2, 2012 Updated 2:50pm Tuesday, October 2, 2012
Authorities have released the names of the three people involved in an accident Monday north of Pelican Rapids that left an 83-year-old man critically injured.
According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Robert Peterson, of Pelican Rapids, was critically hurt in the crash between an SUV and a pickup truck. Peterson had been driving the SUV north on County Highway 9 when he collided with the truck, driven by Matthew Milbeck, 29, of Pelican Rapids.
Peterson’s wife Luverne, 82, died from her injuries, and Milbeck received minor injuries.