WDAY.com

WDAZ: Your Home Team

Published February 15, 2013, 12:45 PM

2 Dead, 1 in Custody in St. Paul Crash

Two people were killed, a third was injured and the driver arrested after a car crashed into the back of a parked pickup truck in St. Paul. Police say the car struck the unoccupied pickup at a high rate of speed about 2:30 a.m. Friday.

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Two people were killed, a third was injured and the driver arrested after a car crashed into the back of a parked pickup truck in St. Paul.

Police say the car struck the unoccupied pickup at a high rate of speed about 2:30 a.m. Friday.

Police spokesman Paul Paulos tells the St. Paul Pioneer Press two passengers were pronounced dead at the scene. He says another passenger was taken to Regions Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police are investigating whether the driver was under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

Tags: