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Published April 29 2012

2 Hibbing teenagers die in rollover accident

TOIVOLA, Minn. — Two Hibbing teenagers have died in a rollover crash in St. Louis County of northeastern Minnesota.

The St. Louis County sheriff's office says the 17-year-old girls were traveling southbound on Highway 5 just before 7:30 p.m. Saturday when the car left the road, rolled over and landed in a creek near Toivola.

Both girls died at the scene. Their names are being withheld pending notification of relatives.

The accident remains under investigation.

The crash happened about 20 miles south of Hibbing, and about 45 miles northwest of Duluth.