Crash on Highway 12 in Orono, Minn., 2 dead - KMSP-TV

Head-on crash kills 2 drivers on Highway 12 in Orono, Minn.

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ORONO, Minn. (KMSP) -

A crash on Highway 12 in Orono, Minn. killed two people Friday morning, first responders confirmed to Fox 9 at the scene.

Orono police said the head-on crash happened just after 7 a.m. on eastbound Highway 12, just west of County Road 6.

One man was immediately pronounced dead at the scene and another man was critically injured and later died at the scene

Highway 12 has been closed between County Road 6 and County Road 29 as Orono police, the Minnesota State Patrol and the Hennepin County crime lab investigate the crash.

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