The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a fatal crash that happened Saturday afternoon near Rush City.

The accident happened around 3:20 p.m. in the southbound lanes of I-35, just south of Rush City.

Authorities say the driver of a Chevy Equinox was traveling northbound in the southbound lanes of the interstate when the vehicle crashed head on with a Ford Fusion which caught fire.

The State Patrol has not said how many people were killed or injured in the accident.