A two-car crash in the Sauk Centre area on Saturday afternoon has resulted in a fatality. A Cadillac sedan traveling south on Highway 71 near milepost 170 driven by 33 year old Christopher Edward Stiles of Sauk Centre swerved into the northbound lane and was struck by a Ford pickup driven by 30 year old Kerri Lynn Beckermann of Sauk Centre. The Cadillac continued into the east ditch and struck two trees. The Ford pickup cane to rest on the northbound shoulder on its side.
Stiles died at the scene. Beckermann was taken to CentraCare St. Cloud with non life threatening injuries. Responding to the scene were Sauk Centre Police Department, Melrose Police Department, and Sauk Centre Fire and Ambulance.