Minnesota State Patrol

(Kensington, MN)  The Minnesota State Patrol responded to a head-on crash in Douglas County’s Solem Township late Thursday that claimed the lives of two teenage drivers.  The Patrol reports that a 16 year old Taylor Annie Mattson of Kensington was traveling eastbound on Highway 55 in a Buick Lucerne.  An F150 truck , driven by 19 year old Joseph John Feldman of Brooten was traveling westbound.  The two vehicles collided head-on.  Both teens were pronounced dead at the scene.

The Patrol was assisted by Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, Grant County Sheriff, Kensington Fire and Ambulance, Hoffman Ambulance, North Ambulance and MnDOT.