MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A weekend crash in western Wisconsin left a man and a woman dead.
The Polk County Sheriff’s Office says the crash happened shortly before 11 p.m. Saturday, on U.S. Highway 8, just west of Turtle Lake.READ MORE: Man Charged In Connection To Shooting At St. Paul Gas Station
Officials say a two-door Jaguar had been traveling east before apparently crossing the west-bound lanes, entering a ditch and launching off an access drive.READ MORE: Police Trainer, Doctor Who Tried To Resuscitate George Floyd Take The Stand In Trial Of 3 Former Officers
The car struck several trees as it flew through the air before coming to rest on its roof.
The driver and his female passenger were pronounced dead at the scene. Their names have yet to be released, pending the notification of family members.MORE NEWS: Southwest Light Rail Project Faces Overrun Costs, Three-Year Delay
The crash remains under investigation.