Authorities on Monday identified the woman killed in a single-vehicle crash north of the Twin Cities.

Patricia Feges, 87, of Blaine, was a passenger in a car that struck a tree late in the morning along northbound Hwy. 65 in Athens Township on March 2, the State Patrol said Monday.

Feges was taken to Hennepin Healthcare in Minneapolis and died there Thursday, according to the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office.

The driver, Polly A. Nouis, 56, of Blaine, survived her injuries, the patrol said.

The highway was snowy and icy at the time, according to the patrol.

Paul Walsh