Weekend Road Construction Could Cripple Metro TrafficMnDOT's urging drivers to plan ahead this weekend due to several road construction projects around the metro. Highway projects include work on Highway 10 between West Main Street/Greenhaven Road and Seventh Avenue.
Good Question: Why Are Construction Zones So Lengthy?She's still three years away from getting her driver's license, but Katie Milton already has a good idea of just how slow she can go. And it got her wondering why so much of the road is affected, when just a small portion is being worked on.
I-35E Down To 1 Lane In Burnsville Starting SundayBy this time in the season, we're used to seeing construction cones and detours. Starting Sunday, there'll be some new changes along 35E. According to MnDOT, crews will shift north and southbound traffic on the freeway between Cedar Avenue and the 35 split. It'll be single lane, head-to-head traffic for the next two weeks. During that same time, 35-E ramps to County Road 11.
Charges: Snow Plow Driver On Meth Steals Truck, Crashes It, & Breaks Into HomeA snow plow driver allegedly on meth crashed a stolen truck with a plow on it, broke into a nearby home, and told the homeowner, "It's a chase" before police ended up catching him on foot close by.
Woman Injured After Hit By Bullet On 35E, Road Rage SuspectedA woman is in the hospital Sunday morning after being shot on a local highway. Police say initial investigations reveal it was likely a road rage incident.
Tailpipe Flies Into Windshield, Driver Recalls Close CallA tailpipe became a missile Thursday afternoon and pierced an SUV’s windshield on Interstate 35 E south.
State Patrol Squad Involved In Crash On 35EA State Patrol trooper on the way to a different accident was involved in a separate car accident Wednesday morning.
Police: Man Shot While Driving Along I-35EA St. Paul man is in the hospital after being shot while driving.
Police: Injuries After Car Rolls Over, Catches Fire In EaganA car rolled over and caught fire on Interstate 35E in Eagan, Minnesota State Patrol said.
MnDOT: Part of I-35E Soundbound To Close This WeekendThe Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) is warning of possible traffic delays in St. Paul and Mendota Heights this weekend as southbound Interstate 35E closes.
Woman Charged With Hitting Stalled CarA Lakeville woman has been charged with killing a man last week after crashing into his car, which was sitting idle along a Twin Cities freeway.
Man Killed After Accused Drunk Driver Slams Into CarA St. Paul man is dead and another person is hurt after an accused drunk driver slammed into their car. The accident happened at 1 a.m. Friday, off Interstate 35E in Mendota Heights, Minn. The state patrol said this isn't the first time the suspected drunk driver has been caught behind the wheel after drinking alcohol.