Forum staff reports, Published December 13 2013
Victims of fatal crash near Gary, Minn., identifiedGARY, Minn. – The Minnesota State Patrol has released the identities of two people who died Thursday after a head-on collision north of here on state Highway 32.
The crash occurred about 2:10 p.m. when Doris J. Hanson, 76, of Brooks, Minn., was driving southbound and her car swerved into the opposing lane of traffic, colliding with a car driven by James E. Bateson, 66, of Gary, the State Patrol said.
Gary is in Norman County, about 35 miles southeast of Crookston.
Road conditions were dry at the time of the crash, according to the State Patrol.