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One killed in stolen vehicle crash in St. Paul

The driver of the stolen vehicle broadsided another vehicle, police say.
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One person died after a crash involving two cars in St. Paul overnight, one of which was stolen.

The incident happened at E. Minnehaha Avenue and Atlantic Street at about 4 a.m., with police saying the driver of the stolen vehicle broadsided another.

One person died, with another taken to a local hospital. Two other people involved in the crash ran from the scene, sparking a search.

At this time, it's not been made clear whether the person killed was in the stolen vehicle or the one it broadsided.

More details are expected to be released Thursday.

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