A deadly crash closed both directions of Highway 55 at Dempsey Avenue between Buffalo, Minn. and Maple Lake, Minn. Tuesday morning.
Two people were killed in the crash that involved four cars and six people. The Minnesota State Patrol identified the victims as 71-year-old Delano Price and 80-year-old Lois Price from Maple Lake, Minn.
The crash happened around 10 a.m., roughly 2 1/2 miles south of downtown Maple Lake.
According to the State Patrol, the two people killed in the crash were making a left turn onto Dempsey Avenue when they were rear-ended by a Dodge Dakota pickup, pushed into oncoming traffic and hit by two other cars.