A man and woman from Maple Lake are dead after a four-vehicle crash on Highway 55 in Wright County Tuesday morning.
The State Patrol says 71-year-old Delano Price and 80-year-old Lois Price died in the crash near Dempsey Avenue Northwest after their car was rear-ended by a pickup and was pushed into oncoming traffic.
The pickup was driven by 50-year-old Danny Brown of Annandale. 48-year-Dawn Brown, also of Annandale, was a passenger.
The Price vehicle then crashed head-on with a car driven by 67-year-old Mary Gelo of MapleLake.
The Browns’ pickup then crashed into a vehicle driven by 43-year-old Tammy Peterson of MapleLake.
Danny Brown was not injured. Dawn Brown suffered non-life-threatening injuries. Mary Gelo was seriously injured. Tammy Peterson suffered non-life-threatening injuries.
The investigation continues.