WALKER - The victim in Tuesday's fatal crash on Highway 371 north of Walker has been identified as Roy Lovelace, 49, Minneapolis, the State Patrol reported.
Lovelace was a passenger in a vehicle driven by Richard Norton, 25, Cass Lake.
About 4:15 p.m. Tuesday Norton was driving northbound on Highway 371 about seven miles north of Walker when he crossed the center line at a curve and struck head on a vehicle driven by Chris Larson, 29, Atwater.
Lovelace died en route to the hospital. Norton was airlifted to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale, where Wednesday he was reported in critical condition. Larson suffered minor injuries but was not hospitalized.
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