MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a two-vehicle crash that killed two people in Steele County Friday morning.

According to the state patrol, the crash occurred on Highway 218 near milepost 30. A Honda Civic traveling southbound on the highway crossed the centerline and crashed head-on with a silver Chrysler van heading the opposite way.

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The driver and passenger of the Honda were both killed. Their identities have not been released.

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The driver of the van has been identified as a 79-year-old Blooming Prairie man.

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More information is expected.