Friday, November 2, 2007

Clear Lake Woman Killed in Crash

A 51 year old Clear Lake woman died as the result of a traffic accident in New Richmond on Friday, October 26.

According to New Richmond police, a 1989 Toyota van northbound on Knowles Avenue, driven by Thomas H. Lange of Clear Lake attempted to make a left turn on to New Richmond Way in front of a 2005 Econoline Ford van driven by Thomas W. Deal of Houlton and the vehicles collided.

A passenger in the Lange vehicle, Sara J. Lange of Clear Lake was transported to Westfield Hospital in New Richmond where she was pronounced dead. Both Sara Lange and Thomas Lange had to be extricated from their vehicle.

Responding to the crash were New Richmond Police and New Richmond Area Ambulance and Rescue Service and New Richmond Fire Department.