MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A crash on a wet highway near McGregor claimed the lives of a woman and a five-year-old girl, and sent three others to the hospital.
It happened around 7 p.m. Tuesday on Highway 210. The Minnesota State Patrol says an SUV driving west skidded, then slid, and ended up sideways in the oncoming lane. That’s when a pickup truck crashed into it.READ MORE: 'She Was A Jewel': Community Holds Vigil For Victim Of Quadruple Homicide
State troopers say 36-year-old Rebekah Seibert and a five-year-old female passenger died in the crash.READ MORE: Woman Critically Injured In Minneapolis Shooting
A third person in the SUV, a 15-year-old boy, was taken to the Hennepin County Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.
A man and a woman in the pickup were also injured, but are expected to be OK.MORE NEWS: Twins, Lynx, And Gophers Take Home Weekend Wins
Alcohol is not a factor in the crash, the state patrol said.