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Maple Lake, MN (KROC AM News) - A Twin Cities-area man was killed Friday when he crashed into a semi-truck that was backing into a driveway.

The deadly wreck happened around 8:00 pm near the town of Maple Lake.


According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the truck was blocking both lanes of Highway 55 as it was backing into the driveway.



An SUV driven by 64-year-old Jeffery Christiansen of Hopkins crashed into the truck. He died at the scene.

The driver of the truck was identified as 50-year-old Gregory Fehn of Maple Lake. He was not injured.

News update: Young child, three adults hurt in Goodhue County crash.

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