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Bertha man dies in Cass County accident

A Bertha man died in an accident near Leech Lake, according to a report by the Minnesota State Patrol.

Lance E. Mein, 31, of Bertha, was driving a 2010 Peterbilt truck and was eastbound on Minnesota Highway 200 when he crossed over into the westbound lane and rolled into the westbound ditch at approximately 1:46 a.m. Thursday.

The accident occurred near Whipholt Beach of Leech Lake near milepost 139.

The Cass County Sheriff's Department assisted at the scene.