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Driver Killed After Semi-Truck Crash in Alexandria, MN [Updated]

An 83-year-old died after crashing into a jackknifed semi-truck blocking traffic in Alexandria, Minn. The crash happened at about 7:45 p.m. on the 2600 block of W 34th St. The semi-tractor trailer was blocking both lanes of traffic when Arlys…

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Motorcyclist Killed in Brooklyn Center After Colliding With Left Turning Minivan

32 year old Chee Vang of Brooklyn Center, MN was driving his motorcycle West on 70th Ave. N. the morning of Sunday, October 31st, when a minivan pulled out in front of him to make a left turn off of…

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Tragic Death on Hayride in Missouri Raises Safety Questions

The death of Donovan Brashear, a second grader from Lee’s Summit, MO this past Saturday has once again underscored the poor safety record of hayrides nationwide. He fell off and was struck by the trailer being used for the hayride. …

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Bicyclist Struck and Killed by Unlicensed Driver in Rosemount

A bicyclist was struck and killed by an unlicensed driver in Rosemount Monday afternoon. The fatal crash happened near the intersection of County Road 42 and West 145th Street. The man riding his bike, Father Denny Dempsey, died at the…

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Minnesota Traffic Deaths on Track to Reach Record High

Public safety officials announced that Minnesota traffic deaths are on track to reach a record high by the end of the year. In what law enforcement refers to as a “traffic safety crisis,” Minnesota is on track to exceed 400…

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Woman Dies in Crash with Hutchinson High School Bus in Carver County

A woman died in a crash with a Hutchinson High School bus carrying a cross-country team in Carver County. The fatal crash happened Tuesday evening at the intersection of Highway 212 and County Road 31 near Norwood Young America. Ellen…

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Fatal Semi Crash on Burnsville Highway Flagged for Safety Improvements [Update]

UPDATED October 7, 2021 – The Minnesota State Patrol says two men died in a fatal semi crash on a Burnsville highway flagged for safety improvements. The crash happened on Highway 13 at the intersection of Chowen Avenue South. The…

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Girl on Bicycle Struck In Chain Reaction Crash Near Mankato

An 11-year-old girl was struck in a chain-reaction crash while riding her bicycle near Mankato on Sunday afternoon. Nyanath Buom Both was taken to Mayo Clinic Mankato with non-life-threatening injuries. The chain-reaction crash happened on Highway 60 at the intersection…

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Semi Truck Hits and Injures Girl Riding Bike on Crookston Sidewalk

A semi-truck hit and injured a 10-year-old girl riding her bike on a Crookston sidewalk Monday evening. Kaylee Acevedo fights for her life at a Fargo ICU after a semi-truck hit her at the intersection of Broadway and Robert Streets.…

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Dump Truck Crash Injures 1 on Highway 169 Near Edina

A dump truck crash injured one person on Highway 169 near Edina on Tuesday afternoon. The Minnesota State Patrol says the crash happened at about 3:30 p.m. on Highway 169 near Valley View Road. A southbound dump truck, driven by…

Amusement Ride Death Closes Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park For Two Days

The tragic death of a 6-year-old Colorado Springs girl on Sunday has lead to the closure of the Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Glenwood Springs, Colorado though today. The park is located at the top of a mountain chain just…

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Carver County Bicycle Crash Injures One

A 66-year-old man was seriously injured in a Carver County bicycle crash on Tuesday. The crash happened at about 1:35 p.m. when a vehicle struck a man biking on County Roads 11 and 40 in Dahlgren Township. The cyclist sustained…