19-year-old woman killed in crash on I-35W in Burnsville

She was one of 2 young adults to die on Minnesota roads in less than 12 hours.
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A teenage woman was killed in a crash on I-35W in Burnsville on Saturday.

Kayli Kim Thompson, 19, of Burnsville, was a passenger in a Ford Fusion that left the freeway at 7:20 a.m.

The Ford hit the sound wall before coming to rest in a ditch, the State Patrol said.

Thompson died from her injuries, with the 20-year-old male driver, from Prior Lake, suffering non-life-threatening injuries.

He was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center for treatment.

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It happened less than 12 hours after another fatal crash on Minnesota roads, which happened around 10 p.m. in Racine Township south of Rochester.

A 21-year-old Stewartville man died when his motorcycle left County Road 8 and hit a driveway in wet conditions.

His identity will be released on Monday.

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