Two Die in Crash Southwest of Hutchinson 01 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, lost control just west of the Vale Avenue intersection, left the roadway, and hit a gravity box that was parked in a field. Authorities say the car then burst into flames.

The crash happened 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.