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March 8, 2016
Motorcycle crash claims first victims of 2016
ST. PAUL — The first fatal motorcycle crash of 2016 claimed the lives of both the driver and passenger. The crash happened Monday in Fridley, a northern Twin Cities suburb. The motorcycle ran a stoplight and hit a minivan, according to the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office. The names...
March 8, 2016 - 8:28pm
February 18, 2016
After surviving initial crash, two people killed as car gets hit again
SPICER -- Two people who survived an initial crash Wednesday night near Spicer were killed when they were struck by a third vehicle as they were standing near the accident scene in west-central Minnesota. According to the Minnesota State Patrol the initial accident, which was reported...
February 18, 2016 - 8:53pm
February 16, 2016
Victim identified in fatal crash; speed believed a factor
COTTAGE GROVE — Authorities have identified the victim of a fatal crash in Cottage Grove. Gordon Matthew Babbs, 52, of North Oaks, was killed in the fiery rollover early Saturday, police said Tuesday. Babbs was found dead inside a 2016 Lincoln MKX that had burned after crashing...
February 16, 2016 - 8:55pm
February 14, 2016
Coming together: In the face of tragedy, Sibley community unites to support Webb family
SIBLEY, Iowa — An outpouring of support in an Iowan community has come to the need of a young family. The series of misfortune for Patrick...
February 14, 2016 - 8:53pm
One killed in fiery crash in Cottage Grove
COTTAGE GROVE — One person was killed in a fiery crash early Saturday in Cottage Grove, according to police. First responders were called about 12:30 a.m. to a reported fire near Innovation Road south of Highway 61. A vehicle had crashed and rolled into a field, and it was engulfed...
February 14, 2016 - 8:46pm
February 8, 2016
12-car accident closes I-29
BOWESMONT, N.D. — A 12-car accident resulted after a car was rear-ended by a tractor-trailer on Interstate 29 near Bowesmont in northeast North Dakota on Monday afternoon. Pembina County deputies had arrived at the scene — one deputy was parked along the shoulder of the interstate...
February 8, 2016 - 8:04pm
Bus carrying children hits parked cars
ST. PAUL -- A school bus carrying 18 St. Paul Summit Charter School students veered into parked cars on Monday morning and nearly hit a U.S....
February 8, 2016 - 8:01pm
January 26, 2016
$2.25 million: Family of Pipestone man receiving wrongful death settlement
WORTHINGTON — A $2.25 million settlement has been reached for the wrongful death of a Pipestone man who died in a two-vehicle crash last April. The Worthington law firm of Malters, Shepherd & Von Holtum represented the family of Maynard Wogen, who was killed in the April 24,...
January 26, 2016 - 8:18pm
January 12, 2016
Firefighter accused of theft from Kvalvog crash changes plea to guilty
FERGUS FALLS — A Dalton firefighter accused of stealing money from victims in a June crash that killed two teenage brothers from Moorhead changed...
January 12, 2016 - 8:30pm
January 7, 2016
Brainerd man killed in 2-vehicle crash in Merrifield
MERRIFIELD — A 47-year-old Brainerd man was killed and another person injured in a two-vehicle crash at 4:47 p.m. Wednesday in Merrifield, the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office reported. Both vehicles involved, a passenger car and pickup, came to rest in the west ditch of Crow...
January 7, 2016 - 9:28pm
January 5, 2016
'You don't crash into a mountain and live': Minnesotan recounts Saturday's plane crash in which all 8 aboard -- and a dog -- survived
In the mountains of the central Brooks Range of Alaska, 250 miles northwest of Fairbanks, Jeff Hagen learned of the story. And the eerie similarities....
January 5, 2016 - 4:10pm
December 22, 2015
Oregon woman charged with murder after Las Vegas sidewalk crash
LAS VEGAS (Reuters) — An Oregon woman was charged Tuesday with murder in connection with an incident on the Las Vegas Strip where authorities...
December 22, 2015 - 5:22pm
Windom man dies in morning crash
WINDOM — A 21-year-old Windom man died Monday as a result of a crash on U.S. 71. According to information provided by Minnesota State Patrol, a 2000 Ford Focus operated by Cody L. Galer was traveling northbound when it lost control on the icy roadway and slid into the southbound...
December 22, 2015 - 8:26am
October 6, 2015
Two killed in beet truck crash
FELTON — Two men are dead following a head-on crash near here involving a beet truck and a pickup, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The collision happened about 11:15 p.m. Monday night on Minnesota 9, north of Felton. The beet truck was headed north, and the Dodge Dakota...
October 6, 2015 - 9:42pm
September 7, 2015
Three-vehicle crash injures three in Becker County
BECKER COUNTY — Three people were hurt in a three-vehicle crash in Becker County Sunday. The Minnesota State Patrol reports the crash happened at 12:22 p.m. Sunday on Highway 59 near mile marker 259. Paul Kuehn, 47, was stopped in a Chevy Silverado facing northbound on Highway...
September 7, 2015 - 9:33pm