BURNSVILLE, Minn. — The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating after a fatal crash on Interstate 35W in Burnsville late Sunday afternoon.
According to the state patrol, a driver in a Toyota Corolla was traveling southbound on I-35W near McAndrews Road when the vehicle veered to the right shoulder and entered the ditch. The vehicle then hit the sound barrier and started on fire.
The driver — a 56-year-old Lakeville man — was killed. There were no other people or vehicles involved.
Emergency responders, including the Burnsville Fire Department, responded to the scene. The incident was reported to have occurred around 4:30 p.m.
Road conditions were dry at the time.
Source: CBS Minnesota