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2 teens killed in head-on crash on Hwy. 55 in west-central Minnesota

The collision happened around 9:45 p.m. Thursday.

The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a double-fatal head-on crash involving teenage drivers. 

According to the crash report, the collision happened around 9:35 p.m. Thursday on Highway 55 in in west-central Minnesota. More specifically, it happened at Mile Post 51 in Solem Township, Douglas County. 

The State Patrol says a Buick Lucerne was eastbound on Hwy. 55 and a Ford  F150 was westbound when they collided "in a head-on manner." 

A 16-year-old girl from Kensington, Minnesota, driving the Buick died at the scene. Her name has not been released. A 19-year-old from Brooten, Minnesota, was behind the wheel of the Ford. The State Patrol identified him as Joseph John Feldman. He also died at the scene. 

No further information has been released. 

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