Fatal accident in Carver County

A Chanhassen man died as the result of injuries he sustained in a crash involving three vehicles in Chaska Tuesday morning, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

The State Patrol identified the victim as 33-year-old Spencer Olson.

The crash happened just after 9:30 a.m. on Highway 41 near Engler Boulevard.

Olson was driving a car northbound Hwy 41, crossed over the center median and hit a southbound Jeep head on causing it to spin around. A southbound Chevrolet Suburban then hit the side of the Jeep, according to authorities.

The driver and passengers in the Suburban were not injured.

The driver of the Jeep, 70-year-old Mary Kulawik from Sioux City, Iowa, was taken to a metro hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

The Patrol reported Olson was not seat belted.

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