Local news reports in Orono MN stated that a car accident along Highway 12 left one person dead. The accident happened on June 20 2012 at about 6:45 in the morning near Long Lake. Police said that 37-year old Bruno Sagnweu was driving a Honda Accord west along Highway 12 and collided with a road wall sending him into the opposite lanes of traffic.
Scene of the Accident
Authorities said that Sagnweus car was struck from the side by an oncoming 18-wheeler driven by 60-year old Dale Poirie. Though Poirie was not injured in the accident Sagnweu was killed immediately. Police are expected to investigate the matter further.