One dead in rollover crash in Meeker County

A rural Litchfield woman was killed in a one-vehicle crash Tuesday after her vehicle left the road and rolled multiple times.

FSA Fatal crash accident

DASSEL – A Litchfield woman was killed in a one-vehicle rollover accident Tuesday morning in Meeker County.

The victim has been identified as Michelle Ann Bengtson, 32, of rural Litchfield.

According to the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office, Bengtson was going west on County Road 21 in Forest Prairie Township when she lost control of the vehicle, which left the road and rolled multiple times.

Bengtson was ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene of the crash, according to the accident report.

The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office, Minnesota State Patrol, Mayo Ambulance and Dassel Fire and Rescue responded to the incident, which was reported at 8:05 a.m.


Carolyn Lange is a features writer at the West Central Tribune. She can be reached at or 320-894-9750
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