A motorist was killed in Anoka County early Tuesday morning after a pickup truck collided with a semi truck in Oak Grove.
According to the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office, the collision occurred shortly after 5 a.m. on Viking Boulevard Northwest near Cedar Drive Northwest.
The westbound pickup apparently crossed into the lane of the eastbound semi, causing a head-on collision.
The man driving the pickup was declared dead at the scene; he was not immediately identified. The semi’s driver was not injured.
The crash remains under investigation by the the sheriff’s office, Minnesota State Patrol and Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office.