(Gaylord, MN) – A crash south of Arlington killed a Waseca man early Monday morning.

The Sibley County Sheriff said 28-year-old Cory Trent Martin of Waseca was southbound on County Road 17 when the 2004 Pontiac Grand Am he was driving went into the east ditch and struck several trees just north of County Road 8 in Kelso Township.

The crash site is about 9 miles south of Arlington.

Emergency personnel responding to the report of an injury crash at 7:45 a.m. determined that Martin was deceased when they arrived at the scene.

The Sibley County Sheriff was assisted by the Le Sueur Fire Department and a Ridgeview paramedic from Le Sueur.

The crash remains under investigation.

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