ST. PAUL, Minn. - Two people are dead and one is in police custody after a single car crash in St. Paulovernight.

Police say the driver struck a parkedvehiclenear the intersection of Hazelwood Street and Prosperity Avenue just before 2:30 a.m.

Spokesman Sgt. Paul Paulos says four people were inside the car when it hit the back end of the truck, which was unoccupied.

Two of the passengers were declared dead on the scene. They are identified as 28-year-old Chue Vue and 29-year-old Tou Vue, both of St. Paul.

A third passenger was taken to Regions Hospital with injuries, while the 21-year-old driver was arrested and taken into custody.

Investigators are trying to determine whether alcohol or drugs was involved.

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