In breaking news, a deadly car crash occurred near the University of St. Thomas campus in St. Paul earlier today. One person has been reported dead, while another has been injured.
According to eyewitnesses, the accident happened around noon today when a car traveling at high speed lost control and crashed into a tree on the side of the road. The vehicle was severely damaged, and the occupants had to be extricated from the wreckage by emergency responders.
The St. Paul Police Department and the University of St. Thomas Campus Security were quick to respond to the scene. They immediately closed the area to traffic and launched an investigation into the incident. The names of the victims have not been released at this time.
One person was declared dead at the scene, while the other was rushed to the hospital with serious injuries. The condition of the injured person is currently unknown.
The University of St. Thomas has issued a statement expressing their condolences to the family of the deceased and offering support to those affected by the tragic event.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation, and it is not yet clear if alcohol or drugs played a role. The St. Paul Police Department is urging anyone with information about the accident to come forward and help with the investigation.
The community around the University of St. Thomas is in shock following this tragic incident, and our thoughts are with those affected by this heartbreaking news.