BUFFALO - An Aitkin woman has been killed in a three vehicle crash.

The Minnesota State Patrol says the incident happened at about 5:45 p.m. yesterday (Wednesday) on Highway 55 in Wright County.

Sixty-five-year-old Karen Tibbetts of Aitkin was heading east on Highway 55. She lost control on the slick roads and slid sideways into a vehicle driven by 28-year-old Brett Riske of Maple Grove. A third vehicle driven by Jon Tank of Buffalo had minor damage.

Tibbetts was killed in the crash. Riske and Tank were not hurt.