CUSHING -- A 76-year-old Hopkins woman is dead following a single-vehicle accident Saturday on 260th Street in Morrison County, near Cushing.
The victim, Rita Fuhrmann Conover-Wilson, was pronounced dead at the scene, the Morrison County Sheriff's Department reported.
Fuhrmann Conover-Wilson was driving her Buick Regal westbound on 260th Street when her car left the roadway and went into the ditch. After the vehicle came to a stop, it started on fire.
The accident was reported at 4:30 p.m.
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