1 Dead, 2 Hurt in Rollover Near North Branch

Updated: 05/09/2013 12:33 AM KSTP.com By: Cassie Hart

One person is dead and two others were hurt after a rollover near North Branch Wednesday night.

It happened on I-35 at County Road 17 around 7 p.m., according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

A pick-up truck driven by a 16-year-old from Early, Iowa, was southbound when it lost control as the truck was over corrected. The truck rolled into the center median.

The driver suffered non-life threatening injuries.

The rear passenger was thrown from the truck and died at the scene. That passenger's name has not been released.

Another passenger, 47-year-old Michael Tuggle, of Early, Iowa, suffered non-life threatening injuries.