Officials identify victim of fatal Carlton County crashThe victim of a fatal two-vehicle accident that occurred in Carlton County on Friday has been identified.
By: News Tribune staff, Duluth News Tribune
The victim of a fatal two-vehicle accident that occurred in Carlton County on Friday has been identified.
Todd Richard Nelson, 44, of Carlton was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash that was reported about 1:35 p.m. at the intersection of County Roads 4 and 5 in Blackhoof Township, the Carlton County Sheriff’s Office said.
The driver of the other vehicle, Randall Fred Palmi, 42, of Barnum was taken by ambulance to Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth, where he was listed in stable condition on Saturday.
The accident occurred about 10 miles southwest of Cloquet.
The Sheriff’s Office and the Minnesota State Patrol are continuing to investigate.