Two people died in a head-on collision Thursday night in Scandia. 

The Washington County Sheriff's Office reported deputies were called to a head-on collision on Olinda Trail North, just north of 170th Street North at 7:33 p.m. 

Upon deputies arrival, drivers of each vehicle were found to be unresponsive. With assistance from Scandia Fire and Rescue, life-saving attempts were used. Due to the extent of the injuries, both drivers, Derek R. Keeney, 29, Scandia, and Jamie R. Hallberg, 32, St. Croix Falls, were pronounced deceased at the scene. 

Minnesota State Patrol is assisting Washington County Sheriff's Office in the accident. 

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