An SUV rolled over on Hwy. 53, killing the father of the man behind the wheel, authorities said. The crash of the Chicago area family's vehicle occurred shortly after 8:40 a.m. just south of Eveleth, according to the State Patrol.

Killed was Donald G. Staszewski, 60, of Burbank. Staszewski was seated in back and was not wearing a seat belt, the patrol said.

Driver Steven E. Staszewski, 21, and his mother, Susan Staszewski, 57, suffered noncritical injuries. Both had on seat belts when the SUV went into the median, the patrol said.

PAUL WALSH