Wheaton man dies in rollover 12 Jun 17

A one-vehicle rollover near Norcross resulted in a fatality over the weekend.

At 3:53 p.m. on Saturday, Grant County Sheriff’s Office received reports of a vehicle driving erratically south on County Road 11. While searching for the vehicle, another call of a one-vehicle rollover came in near County Road 8 and County Road 1 near Norcross.

The vehicle involved in the accident matched the description given from the driving complaint.

When deputies responded to the scene they found 36-year-old Jeremiah Froemke of Wheaton outside of the vehicle and began rescue efforts.

Froemke was transported from the scene by Wheaton Ambulance and intercepted with Stevens County Ambulance and Sanford Life Flight. It was at that time the medical crews declared him deceased.

The crash is being investigated by the Grant County Sheriff’s Office with assistance from the Minnesota State Patrol.