Maple Grove man dies in crash in Backus
Backus, MN — Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports that on Saturday, July 10th 2021 at 2:08 AM, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a single vehicle rollover on Pine Mountain Lake Road, rural Backus MN. Deputies and responders arrived on scene and learned that a 1994 Chevrolet Suburban had left the roadway, rolling over. Responders located the driver, a male, age 26 of Maple Grove MN, with severe injuries. Lifesaving efforts were attempted on scene, but the male was pronounced deceased. An autopsy is scheduled with the Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office and the crash investigation continues.
Assisting at the scene were Backus Fire and North Memorial Ambulance.