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Two people were critically injured in a wrong-way crash on Interstate 35W in Minneapolis Sunday night. 

According to the Minnesota State Patrol report, a 34-year-old St. Paul man was driving a Toyota Corolla southbound in the northbound lanes of I-35W when he hit a Chevrolet Malibu going northbound in the left lane. 

The crash happened at about 11:02 p.m. near 31st Street in Minneapolis. 

The driver of the Toyota suffered life-threatening injuries and alcohol is believed to have been involved while it's unknown if he was wearing a seatbelt. His passenger, a 31-year-old man from Texas, also suffered life-threatening injuries; he was wearing a seat belt. 

Meanwhile, the 23-year-old New Hope woman who was driving the Chevrolet suffered non-life-threatening injuries in the crash. Her passenger, a 22-year-old man from Georgia, also suffered life-threatening injuries. They were both wearing their seat belts. 

They were all taken to Hennepin County Medical Center. 

Note: The details provided in this story are based on the police’s latest version of events, and may be subject to change.

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