Twin Cities Teen Killed in Alcohol-Involved Crash Near Valleyfair
Shakopee, MN (KROC-AM News) - A teenager was killed late Tuesday following a two-vehicle crash in the Twin Cities.
The State Patrol says the 19-year-old from Eden Prairie was attempting a turn onto Valley Park Dr. from westbound County Rd. 101 in Shakopee when his car and a southbound vehicle collided in the intersection.
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Reports indicate one of the vehicles may have been speeding and caught fire after the crash.
Here is the intersection where the crash happened.
The State Patrol plans to release the teen’s name Wednesday afternoon. The other driver, 26-year-old Jacob Lederer of Hopkins, was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries.
The crash report indicates alcohol was involved.
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