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3 teens involved in fatal crash in southern Minnesota

The crash happened in Houston County.

A 15-year-old boy died and two 16 year olds were injured in a single-vehicle crash in southern Minnesota on Thursday. 

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a 2002 Mazda Protege was northbound on Hwy. 26 when it lost control, went into the ditch and hit a tree.

The crash happened around 4:10 p.m. in Crooked Creek Township, Houston County. 

The state patrol has identified the 15-year-old victim as Caleb Ryan Colsch, of New Albin, Iowa. The report says the teen was not wearing a seat belt. 

The 16-year-old boy driving the car and a 16-year-old male passenger were injured and transported to a local hospital for treatment. The severity of the driver's injuries weren't listed and the passenger's injuries were not considered life-threatening. 

Road conditions were dry at the time of the crash. 

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