MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — At least one person was killed in Le Sueur County in a crash near a school bus Tuesday morning.
According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the crash happened at about 7:30 a.m. near Highway 13 and 380 Street, not far from Highway 99.READ MORE: Sign Bearing George Floyd's Name Unveiled At 38th And Chicago
KEYC reported that a car was stopped in the southbound lane next to a school bus picking up children.
The vehicle was rear-ended by a truck.READ MORE: 'It's Bizarre': Southern Minnesota Ghost Town Still Attracting Summer Visitors
According to the report, the driver of the car that was rear-ended was killed in the crash. The driver and passenger of the truck were taken to the hospital.
“The cause of the crash as far — as whether there was any distractions or things that caused this crash — are still under investigation. We’re not sure as to what the reasons were,” State Patrol Lt. Casey Meagher said.MORE NEWS: Sign Bearing George Floyd's Name Unveiled At 38th And Chicago: 'This Is Just Another Step Forward'
No one on the school bus was injured, according to the report. The victim’s identity was not immediately released.