St. Joseph Highwayman Killed in Twin Cities Crash
BURNSVILLE (AP) – The Minnesota State Patrol has identified two workers killed when a sports car swerved off a Twin Cities highway and crashed into a construction zone.
The victims are 47-year-old Craig D. Carlson of Ramsey and 44-year-old Ronald J. Rajkowski of St. Joseph. The patrol says they worked for Egan Co. of Brooklyn Park, a contractor.
A third worker was not hurt.
The patrol says a 21-year-old man from Raymore, Mo., was driving a Mitsubishi 3000GT alone and was not hurt. The driver is cooperating with investigators and was not arrested.
The crash happened about 12:30 p.m. Thursday on Interstate 35W in Burnsville. The area was reduced to one lane after the crash but reopened in time for evening rush hour.