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2 killed, 2 injured in head-on crash in Ham Lake Sunday

The head-on crash happened around 2:45 p.m.

A head-on crash in Ham Lake left two people dead on the Fourth of July. 

According to the State Patrol, the collision happened at approximately 2:46 p.m. on Crosstown Boulevard Northeast near Urbank Street Northeast, with the patrol saying a westbound vehicle crossed the centerline and collided with an eastbound vehicle. 

A man and woman died at the scene, while two other adults were taken to Mercy Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. 

The identities of the victims will be released at a later date. 

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