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One dead in crash along Otter Tail Lake

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BATTLE LAKE, Minn. - One person is dead after a one-vehicle crash along Otter Tail Lake on Saturday afternoon.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol:


The driver of a 1978 Corvette apparently swerved to miss a deer on Minnesota Highway 78 but skidded, losing control of the car. The car flipped into the ditch, pinning the driver underneath the car.

The driver died at the scene.

The accident happened around 3 p.m. on the south end of Otter Tail Lake.

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