PIERZ, Minn. — Two men are dead after a pickup rolled in central Minnesota.

The Morrison County Sheriff’s Office says the crash south of Pierz was reported early Saturday.

The victims were identified as 24-year-old Nathan Brill and 25-year-old Nicholas Kroll, both of Pierz.

The truck crossed the center line and went into the ditch before striking a road approach and going airborne. Both men were thrown from the pickup and died at the scene.

The Star Tribune (http://strib.mn/2el4n5r ) reports authorities have not yet said which man was driving the pickup.

Information from: Star Tribune, http://www.startribune.com

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