GREEN ISLE, MN- Just after 6 p.m. Friday, Minnesota State Patrol reported a 1997 Saturn Sedan, traveling westbound on Highway 5 near 216th Street, lost control and rolled.

The driver, 30-year-old Justin Sayles out of Norwood Young America, and the his passenger 33-year-old Jamie Besch from Glencoe, sustained life threatening injuries.

Sayles was taken to the Arlington Medical Center while Besch was transported to Hennepin County Medical Center.

State Patrol reports neither of the individuals were wearing a seat belt and alcohol was a factor.

Authorities add road conditions were dry at the time of the crash and the airbag of the Sedan did not deploy.

Sibley County Sheriff, Arlington PD, Fire & Ambulance all assisted on scene.

- KEYC News 12