19-Year-Old Killed In Fireworks Accident In Northern Minn.The Saint Louis County Sheriff says Trevor Reichel put a mortar style firework on top of a hard hat he was wearing in the backyard of a home in Mountain Iron. He was hurt when the firework exploded.
Sheriff: Body Of Bemidji Man Found Floating In Miss. RiverThe Beltrami County Coroner's Office has ruled the death of a Bemidji man found floating in the Mississippi River Saturday as accidental. The body of 65-year-old Francis Normen Smith was found floating face down in weeds about 10 feet from the shore of the river between Lake Irvine and Lake Bemidji.
White Bear Lake Student Dies After Campus AccidentA White Bear Lake High School student has died 11 days after being injured in an accident on campus. A letter sent to parents says Sawyer Moeller was a freshman at White Bear Lake's North Campus. He died Friday after being injured Nov. 10.
Prescription Drug Abuse No. 1 Cause Of Accidental DeathAbuse of prescription drugs may now be the No. 1 cause of accidental death in the United States. That's why the American College of Physicians is issuing new guidelines to educate both physicians and patients on the dangers of drug addiction.
A 'Bittersweet Day' As Kowalski’s Turns 30 For the first time after his accidental death, Jim Kowalski's family is talking publicly. Last month, the founder of the popular local grocery died from a head injury while on a fishing trip in Alaska. After a tough month for the family, Kowalski's wife, Mary Anne Kowalski, and daughter Kris Kowalski Christensen celebrated 30 years of business Saturday by making the rounds at their area stores, which treated customers to food, drinks, and music.
Post Office Worker Killed ID'd, Death Ruled AccidentA postal worker who was hit and killed in a June 18 incident at the Brooklyn Center Post Office has been identified. Police said the postal employee was backing their truck up to the loading dock when it struck another employee who was on foot.
Family Mourns 2-Year-Old Boy Killed On His BirthdayThe family of a little boy who died after a vehicle hit him is calling it a terrible accident. Two-year-old Henry Gonzalez Lucas died Thursday evening on a street outside his home in Corcoran. Family members said he was underneath a van when the accident happened. The driver didn't realize he was under the vehicle and started to drive away.
MN Worker Killed In ND Construction Zone MishapA Minnesota man has died after becoming trapped under the front of a concrete grinder he was operating on a northeastern North Dakota highway. The Highway Patrol did not immediately identify the 58-year-old man from Clear Lake, Minn.
Wis. Woman Found Dead At Bottom Of CliffBayfield County sheriff's officials say a woman who lived along a Lake Superior cliff fell to her death while pruning branches.
Boy Was Crushed By Table At Chiropractor’s OfficeThe Ramsey County Sheriff’s Office revealed more details Tuesday on the toddler who died at a Shoreview chiropractic office earlier this month.