Woman dies in Hwy. 5 crash

By Staff Reports

A Waconia Township woman was killed in a one-car crash on Highway 5 on Wednesday, Aug. 30, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

According to the state patrol, Kelly Anna Roush, 36, was eastbound on Hwy. 5 near Waconia at around 4 p.m. The patrol reported Roush’s 2008 Subaru Outback crossed the lanes of traffic for an unknown reason, crashed through a fence and into a ditch on the north side of Hwy. 5, near Co. Rd. 51.

Roush was pronounced dead at the scene.

The state patrol reported dry road conditions at the time, and noted that Roush was wearing a seatbelt. Alcohol was not involved in the crash, according to the state patrol.

The incident remains under investigation.