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A fatal crash is under investigation Friday afternoon in Mendota Heights. 

Around 4:30 p.m., the Minnesota State Patrol said the crash is being investigated on eastbound Highway 62 near Dodd Road. 

Traffic cameras appear to show a vehicle off the road, with a fire truck at the scene.

Further details are expected to be provided later. 

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