WELCH TOWNSHIP, Minn. (WCCO) — Three passengers involved in a two-vehicle crash in Goodhue County on Saturday died at the scene, according to the Goodhue County Sheriff’s Office.
Dispatch received a report of a crash on Goodhue County Road 18 in Welch Township at 11:45 a.m.READ MORE: Starting Tuesday, Allina Clinics In Minnesota Will Start Vaccinating 12- To 15-Year-Olds
The two drivers in the crash were transported to local hospitals with injuries. One of the drivers was airlifted. The other three passengers in the crash were pronounced dead at the scene.READ MORE: 50-Car Train Derails In Albert Lea, Police Ask Public To Avoid Area North Of Hawthorne Street
The identities of the passengers have not been released, pending family member notification.
The Goodhue County Sheriff’s Office and the Minnesota State Patrol are currently investigating the incident.MORE NEWS: Brooklyn Center Passes Sweeping Public Safety Resolution To Reform Policing
No additional information has been shared at this time.