UPDATE: Fatal crash on I-35 near Twin Lakes
Published: Sep. 15, 2022 at 5:17 PM CDT|Updated: Sep. 15, 2022 at 5:20 PM CDT
FREEBORN COUNTY, Minn. (KTTC) – A truck driver is dead after his semi crashed into a guard rail.
The Minnesota State Patrol says it was a 2017 Freightliner semi tractor trailer traveling northbound on I-35 near Mile Marker 3. It collided with a guard rail and started on fire.
The driver was 64-year-old Larry Dean Bamsey from Spirit Lake, Iowa.
The crash caused a major back up on Interstate 35 near Twin Lakes, south of Albert Lea. At times, it went to the Iowa border.
Clean up has caused the road to stay closed for hours, and drivers are asked to avoid the area.
This is a developing story, stay close to KTTC online and on air as we learn more details.
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