Cook, MN (KROC-AM News)- A crash in northern Minnesota claimed the life of a Cook man over the weekend. 

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The State Patrol responded to a single-vehicle crash shortly after 8 p.m. Sunday. It happened in rural northwest Cook. 

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The state crash report indicates a 1969 Chevrolet Corvette was traveling west on Hwy. 1 from Hwy. 53 when it entered the right shoulder, lost control and crashed into a tree in the ditch. The driver, identified as 62-year-old Wade Louis Anthony, was pronounced dead at the scene. 

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He was buckled up and alcohol is suspected of being involved in the deadly crash, the state report says. The road was described as dry at the time of the crash. 

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