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3 survive violent crash in Rochester

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Willmar Minnesota 2208 Trott Ave. SW / P.O. Box 839 56201

ROCHESTER, Minn. - A Rochester man could face criminal charges in a high-speed crash that threw two passengers from his vehicle.

Police say the 24-year driver was drinking before he lost control of his car at a high rate of speed, hit a tree and flipped the vehicle Sunday in Rochester. Authorities say the impact ejected one passenger into a yard and another out a rear window and onto the pavement. Both survived, as well as the driver.

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KTTC-TV ( http://bit.ly/1fv276w) reports the car's engine flew down the street after impact. The crash happened in a residential neighborhood.

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Information from: KTTC-TV, http://www.kttc.com

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