ST. PAUL (Feb. 15, 2013) — Saint Paul Police Department responded to the 1500 block of Hazelwood at approximately 2:24 a.m. on February 15, 2013 on a single car accident.
Officers learned upon arrival that a single vehicle traveling on Hazelwood from Prosperity would strike a pickup truck that was parked legally on the street and was unoccupied. The striking vehicle was occupied with four parties.
Two rear-seated passengers were killed on impact and a third front seat passenger had non-life threatening injuries. The front seat passenger was taken to Regions Hospital by Saint Paul Fire Medics.
The driver of the car was treated at Regions Hospital and booked at the Ramsey County Law Enforcement Center for criminal vehicular operation. Police continue to investigate the incident to determine whether alcohol/drugs were a factor.
The parties were identified as (Driver) Teng Vang 21, Saint Paul; (Front seat passenger) Chee Yang 30, Saint Paul; (Right rear passenger seat) Chue Vue, 28, Saint Paul, deceased, and; (Left rear passenger seat) Tou Vue, 29, Saint Paul, deceased.
The investigation into this incident continues and there is no other information available.