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The woman killed in a crash near the Minneapolis Convention Center on Nov. 21 has been identified as a 23-year-old from Minnetonka. 

Alayhia J. Steward died of multiple blunt force injuries, according to the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office. 

According to Minneapolis police, the single-vehicle crash happened just before 2:30 a.m. at the intersection of 12th St. S and 3rd Ave. S., with the vehicle striking a pole on the southwest corner of the intersection. 

Police found the Steward, who was driving, at the scene with fatal injuries. A passenger, an unidentified woman in her 30s, was hospitalized with what police described as "potentially life-threatening injuries."

The passenger's current condition is unknown. 

Authorities believe speed could've played a role in the crash.

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