Investigators are still trying to figure out what led to a fiery crash over the weekend that claimed the lives of two Coon Rapids residents.
The crash happened just after 9 p.m. Saturday on Northdale Boulevard near 119th Avenue. A car being driven by 39-year-old Nikolus Hildreth left Northdale Boulevard and struck a large cement power pole before catching fire. Hildreth died at the scene along with his passenger, 38-year-old Chanda Nordstrom.
Multiple witnesses say the vehicle was traveling at what authorities are calling "extreme speeds" for a suburban neighborhood.