Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
This was the scene of a fatal crash Thursday night on Highway 34 a couple miles east of Park Rapids. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

Accident witness said crash happened 'in a flash'

Email News Alerts

Late Thursday afternoon Amy Yerkes was headed home to Nevis.

A maroon Windstar pulled onto Highway 34 from the Walmart parking lot in Park Rapids.

Advertisement

Yerkes was at L&M Fleet buying lighting for the house she's purchasing.

The two vehicles headed east, the Windstar ahead of Yerkes' car.

"It was one of those fluke things," Yerkes, still shaken, recalled.

"In a flash" the vehicle in front of her was involved in a head-on crash near the Dorset Corner.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
(218) 732-3364
Advertisement
randomness