Double Fatality Crash 02 Oct 12

Two people are dead after a one-vehicle crash southwest of Hutchinson Friday night. The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office says 22-year-old Dustin Odenthal of Hutchinson and 23-year-old Brandon Lindeman of Browton died at the scene. Authorities say the two were in a car traveling west on 150th Street when it left the roadway just west of the Vale Avenue intersection, hit a gravity box parked in a field, and burst into flames. The crash happened at just after 11:30 Friday night. Authorities say it’s unknown at this time if alcohol was a factor in the crash. The investigation continues.