St. Paul, MN Two Car Collision, Mar 1966


St. Paul, Minn. (AP) - Seven persons died early today in a two-car collision on U.S. 61 north of St. Paul.
The Highway Patrol said five out of six young people in one car died. A married couple in the other car were killed.
Authorities identified the dead as:
JOHN K. FROBERG, 41, rural Lindstrom, Minn., driver of one car; his wife, SYLVIA, 41; HOWARD L. NIELSEN, 22, driver of the second car; PATRICIA ANN JOHNSON, 19; MICHAEL RARDON, 21; JAMES D. BERGGREN, 19; GORDON W. MARCOTT, 18.
The lone survivor was PETER ELKO, 17. He suffered broken arms, and legs and pelvis.
All those in the NIELSEN car were from the Forest Lake area, about seven miles north of the crash scene.

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