Otsego woman, 55, dies in Jan. 24 crash on County Road 37

A 55-year-old Otsego woman died in a two-vehicle crash that happened about 7:24 a.m. on Jan. 24 on Wright County Road 37 near Quaday Avenue Northeast in the City of Otsego, according to the Wright County Sheriff’s Office.

The initial investigation indicates that a 1993 Oldsmobile Achieva was westbound on County Road 37 near Quaday Avenue Northeast, when it spun out on the snow covered road and collided with an eastbound 2008 Mercury Mountaineer, being driven by Becky Allard, 38, of Otsego.

The driver of the Oldsmobile, who has been identified as Cindy Lou Christiansen, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The deceased was wearing a seat belt.

Allard and a 3-year-old passenger in the Mercury, were not injured.

Elk River Fire and Elk River Ambulance also responded to the scene.

The incident remains under investigation by the Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office and the Wright County Sheriff’s Office.