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Driver in Fosston fatal crash is identified

region Park Rapids,Minnesota 56470
Park Rapids Enterprise
Driver in Fosston fatal crash is identified
Park Rapids Minnesota PO Box 111 56470

The Polk County Sheriff's Office has identified the driver killed Saturday night in a single-vehicle rollover on Polk Coutny Road 1 near Fosston, Minn., as Paul Allen Hemmingsen, 37, or rural Fosston.

The sheriff's office responded at 11:21 p.m., along with the Minnesota State Patrol, First Care Ambulance and Fosston Fire and Rescue.

The sheriff's office said the car left the roadway, rolled and landed upside-down in a small pond. Hemmingsen was transported to First Care Hospital in Fosston and pronounced dead.

The accident remains under investigation by the sheriff's office.