Man Killed in Crash on Carlton Avenue Identified

CLOQUET, Minn. – Cloquet Police responded to the call of a fatal crash in the 2000 block of Carlton Avenue, late Saturday evening.

Officers arrived on scene to find that a 2014 Ford F-150 had been traveling west on Carlton Avenue when it struck a parked vehicle and rolled, partially ejecting the driver.

The driver, who has been identified as 56-year-old Craig Larson, of Cloquet, was pronounced dead at the scene. A 29-year-old passenger was transported to the hospital with unknown injures.

Authorities believe the driver may have been under the influence, which may have contributed to the crash.

Toxicology results are pending and the investigation remains on-going at this time.

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