18-year-old Madeline Gorham of Montevideo has died as a result of injuries sustained in a three-vehicle crash Monday afternoon south of Morris. Gorham was driving northbound on Hwy 59 near Stevens County Rd 8 when her vehicle struck a MN Department of Transportation vehicle working on the side of the road. Her vehicle then entered the southbound lane and was struck by a semi. She was transported to Sanford Medical Center in Fargo where she later died of her injuries. No others were injured in the incident.
Gorham was a 2019 graduate of Montevideo High School. She had plans to attend Concordia College in Moorhead this fall for music education. Click here to visit a GoFundMe page to support her family, organized by a classmate.