Royalton man dies in crash

A Royalton man was killed Friday, Aug. 1, after a two-vehicle crash in Two Rivers Township.

Troy Thomsen, 44, was pronounced dead at the scene, about 3:20 p.m., at the intersection of Great River Road and Nature Road.

A 2013 Dodge pickup driven by Gary Ray Samuel Wells, 21, of Gonzales, La., was eastbound on Nature Road when it was involved in the crash with the 2006 Pontiac Torrent driven by Thomsen.

Wells and his passenger received minor injuries.

Agencies assisting the Morrison County Sheriff’s Office included the Minnesota State Patrol, the Bowlus Fire Department, Bowlus Rescue Squad, Gold Cross Ambulance and North AirCare.

At this time, the Morrison County Sheriff’s Office and the Minnesota State Patrol continue to investigate the accident.