Solway Woman Dies in Highway #2 Accident 17 Jan 18

The Minnesota State Patrol has released the name of the Solway Woman killed this week in Northwest Minnesota.

51 year old Claudia Leiby died Monday morning after losing control of her pickup in slippery conditions on Highway #2 near Wilton.
According to Sgt. Jesse Grabow, with the Minnesota State Patrol, the pickup was east bound on the Highway when Lieby skidded into the south ditch and rolled.


Officers say she was wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident, reported just after 10:30am.
The tragedy was one of nearly 7 hundred traffic accidents handled by State Troopers between Midnight and 4pm yesterday, as roads remained slick after Sunday’s snowfall.
In all, the fatality near Wilton; another serious injury in Eagen, 59 other injury related accidents with 4 hundred 44 vehicles reported in the ditch and 9 jackknifed semis ..