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2 Dead, 1 in Custody in St. Paul Crash

Posted at: 02/15/2013 10:41 AM

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Two people were killed, a third was injured and the driver arrested after a car crashed into the back of a parked pickup truck in St. Paul.

Police say the car struck the unoccupied pickup at a high rate of speed about 2:30 a.m. Friday.
 
Police spokesman Paul Paulos tells the St. Paul Pioneer Press (http://bit.ly/XbJkmZ ) two passengers were pronounced dead at the scene. He says another passenger was taken to Regions Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
 
Police are investigating whether the driver was under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
 
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Information from: St. Paul Pioneer Press, http://www.twincities.com
 
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2/15/2013 10:37:59 AM (GMT -6:00)