A Columbia Heights man died in a collision with a semi at Highway 10 and Jarvis Street in Elk River.

The crash was reported at 6:13 a.m. July 3.

Jose Claudio Jimbo Llapa, 40, was westbound on Highway 10 in a Hino semi when he rear ended a Kenworth semi as it was on westbound Highway 10 accelerating from Jarvis Street, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Llapa died in the crash. He was not wearing a seat belt, the State Patrol reported.

The driver of the Kenworth, Douglas Price, 57, of Zimmerman, was not injured.

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