Stanley Giles Erkkila Death – Cause of Death – Stanley Giles Erkkila, 75, of Eveleth, was killed in a car accident Monday afternoon, 29th of November 2021 about 15 miles south of Eveleth, Minnesota. Stanley who was a passenger in a van was driving north on U.S. Highway 53 just before 4 p.m. when the driver lost control of the vehicle on an icy road and rolled into the median. The vehicle finally came to an alt in the southbound lane of the highway.
Minnesota State Patrol said in a release that another passenger and the driver of the vehicle both suffered non-life-threatening injuries. Stanley was pronounced dead at the scene. Investigation is ongoing.