CAMP RIPLEY - Two people are dead after an early morning car accident Friday morning on Minnesota Highway 115 near the Camp Ripley entrance, the Minnesota State Patrol said.
The Chevrolet Trailblazer was going west and ran off the road on a curve about 2:32 a.m. Three people were ejected. Two are dead and a third is in critical condition, the patrol said.
Tracy M. Jirava, 25, of Detroit Lakes and Jessica L. Foged, 25, of Little Falls died in the crash, the patrol said.
Michael J. Matthews, 34, of Devils Lake, N.D., is in critical condition. The State Patrol did not say what hospital he was in a statement released Friday morning.
The patrol has not determined who was driving.
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