(Update: The Hennepin Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the victim as 21-year-old Lexus Clark of Richfield.)
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A woman is dead after being ejected from a vehicle that crashed into a parked car Monday night in Minneapolis.READ MORE: Minnesota House Approves Recreational Marijuana Bill, The First-Ever Vote Of Its Kind In The State
Police say it happened just after 8 p.m. on the 4000 block of Emerson Avenue North. Officers arrived to find the victim dead.READ MORE: Why Is The Walleye Minnesota's Most Popular Fish?
The driver is being detained and questioned, and police say his vehicle is connected to previous reports of reckless driving in the area.MORE NEWS: Former Minneapolis Police Officer Talks About His Decision To Leave: 'I Did It Out Of Principle'
Alcohol and speeding may have played a role in the crash.