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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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Boy Dies from Brain-eating Amoeba at Texas Splash Pad

A young boy has died from a brain-eating amoeba infection he contracted from the splash pad at the Don Misenhimer Park in Arlington, Texas. The boy was hospitalized at Cook Children’s Medical Center on September 5, 2021, with primary amoebic…

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…

The Dangers of Electric Shock Drowning: A Silent Killer

It happens quickly and without warning. Although relatively rare, Electric Shock Drowning (ESD) causes serious injuries and takes the lives of swimmers each year.  When an improperly installed or maintained electrical system sends an electrical current into the water, that…

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Motorist Killed in Crash with Minneapolis Police Squad Car in Pursuit

A motorist died early Tuesday in a crash with a Minneapolis Police squad car that was in pursuit of an armed robbery suspect on the city’s north side. The Minneapolis Police Department (MPD) says the collision happened around 12:30 a.m.…

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Third Grader’s Death in Iowa School Bus Crash Raises Driver Safety Concerns

A third-grade girl in Iowa died in a tragic school bus accident last Friday. The crash happened when a car rear-ended a school bus that was stopped to pick-up students on A-50, about four miles west of Highway 18. Jessica…

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1 Person Killed and 5 Hospitalized in Mantorville, MN Apartment Fire

A 12-unit apartment in Mantorville, MN caught fire Thursday morning leading to the death of 68-year-old Cynthia Ferguson.  Five more occupants were transported to nearby Rochester. All five were hospitalized and at least two are listed in critical condition with…

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Semi Crash in Bremer County Kills One

A semi crash killed a man in Bremer County near Plainfield, IA on Monday. The crash happened at about 10:00 a.m. when a Freightliner semi-truck driven by Trevor Byram (22) of Waverly failed to stop at a stop sign on…

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Head-on Crash on Hwy 169 in Edina Kills Mankato Man

A head-on crash on Highway 169 in Edina resulted in the death of a driver on Monday afternoon. Abdi Aden Isack (22) of Mankato was traveling south on Highway 169 near Londonberry Road in Edina when a northbound Chevrolet Suburban,…

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Head-on Crash Kills Driver on Highway 169 in Northern Minnesota

A 69-year-old man died in a head-on car crash on Highway 169 in northern Minnesota over the weekend. The Minnesota State Patrol says the crash happened shortly after 5:00 A.M. on Sunday near Greenway Township. A Ford Explorer, driven by…

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Multi Vehicle Crash Kills Two Near Royalton

A multi-vehicle crash near Royalton left two people dead on Monday morning. The crash happened just after 7:00 A.M. eastbound Highway 10 at 83rd Street in Morrison County. An SUV traveling west crossed the center line and struck four other…

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Crash Between Semi and Car Leaves Two Drivers Dead Near Northfield

A fatal crash between a semi-truck and a passenger car in Northfield left both drivers dead this morning. The crash happened shortly after 7:30 A.M. on Highway 19 near Baldwin Avenue. The semi-truck was traveling west when it collided head-on…