State Patrol: Alcohol Involved, Man Ejected in Fatal Minnesota Crash
First responders were called to the crash scene shortly after 1:40 a.m. Saturday. The deadly crash happened along Hwy. 280 near the interchange with Larpenteur Ave. in Ramsey County.
The state crash report indicates a 2004 Jaguar XJ8 was traveling north on the freeway at a high rate of speed when it struck the concrete barrier. The vehicle then careened into the right-hand ditch before returning to the roadway.
The driver, identified as 56-year-old Edward Jack Larson, was not buckled and ejected from the vehicle during the crash, the report says. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
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