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MPD: Motorist Traveling At High Rate Of Speed Loses Control, Dies In Crash

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) -- Minneapolis police are investigating another fatal crash overnight.

According to police, the incident happened just after midnight Thursday near the intersection of 27th Avenue North and Lyndale Avenue North. There, a motorist was traveling at a high rate of speed when the vehicle spun out of control, flipped and struck a tree.

The driver, a man, died at the scene.

The fatal crash occurred just hours before a separate deadly crash, which involved a stolen vehicle. The two deceased victims are believed to be juveniles. That incident occurred near Lowry and Hayes Avenues Northeast near Windom Northeast Park.

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