By WCCO-TV Staff

ROSEVILLE, Minn. (WCCO) — The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a fatal crash in the east metro Tuesday morning.

The patrol said a 19-year-old from Woodbury was driving east on Highway 36 when he left the roadway near Lexington Avenue just after 2:30 a.m.

His vehicle hit a guardrail and rolled onto its side.

When responders arrived, the vehicle was “fully engulfed in flames,” the state patrol said.

(credit: CBS)