UPDATE: Minnesota State Patrol says one person is suffering from life-threatening injuries as a result of the crash. Alcohol was a factor, officials say.

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Department of Transportation says northbound Highway 65 in Blaine could be closed for hours Friday evening due to a crash investigation.

The Minnesota State Patrol reports that it was a serious injury crash near 105th Avenue Northeast in Blaine.

Crews are working and MnDOT cameras showed a backup in the area.

Stay with WCCO.com for more details as they’re available.