Two Mounds View High School students killed in car crash

Two Mounds View High School students were killed in a crash Thursday morning at the intersection of Highway 96 and Highway 10, the school district confirmed in a statement.

Ramsey County officials confirmed that two people from one vehicle were pronounced dead at the scene, the third passenger was transported to an area hospital. The driver of the other vehicle was treated and released from the scene.

The school district announced in the statement that its crisis team has met to discuss and process this news.

The district also announced that all athletic events this evening have been cancelled. Previously scheduled Communication Night will also be cancelled, and a community gathering with counselors and support staff will be available in the Mounds View High School Commons from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The School Board’s Feedback Forum that was scheduled for this evening will be postponed to a later date.