Motorists in the Twin Cities should expect delays this weekend as both directions of Highway 100 will be closed in Brooklyn Center for construction. The Minnesota Department of Transportation said the closure will start at 10 p.m. Friday and the highway should be back open by 5 a.m. Monday for the morning commute.
The Minnesota State Patrol says a motorcyclist ran a red light in Brooklyn Park and collided with an SUV early Sunday evening, resulting in a fatal accident.
An 18-year-old New Hope man faces five felony charges after he allegedly threw a wrench into a car, hitting a 4-year-old boy in the head, fracturing his skull and eye socket.
The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating after a Brooklyn Center Police squad car was struck by another vehicle.