Fatal Albert Lea Crash 16 Apr 12

A 47-year-old Albert Lea man was the victim of a fatal car crash in Freeborn County over the weekend. The accident happened Saturday night at around 10:30 when a 2008 Cadillac traveling northbound on Highway 13 just north of Albert Lea crossed into the southbound lane and collided head on with a 1993 Buick LeSabre. The driver of the Cadillac, Michael Skov of Albert Lea died at the scene. The driver of the Buick, 17-year-old Alex Kast of Freeborn and his passengers, who were from Wells and New Richland, were all treated for their injuries at the Albert Lea Hospital and released. The State Patrol says the road was wet at the time of the accident. The crash remains under investigation.