Car Accident

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Police: Skateboarder Hit By Car Outside Eagan High School

A person on a skateboard was hit by a car in Eagan early Thursday morning. According to Eagan police, the victim was struck just outside of Eagan High School shortly before 7 a.m.

05/21/2015

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1 Dead In White Bear Lake Car Crash

One person is dead after a crash on Highway 96 in White Bear Lake. According to White Bear Police, the accident occurred around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday near Grace Street.

04/08/2015

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Fatal 3-Car Crash Closes Highway 7 In McLeod Co.

A three-car accident has caused parts of Highway 7 to close in McLead County early Tuesday morning. According to Minnesota State Patrol, a fatal crash at Dairy Avenue has shut down Highway 7 in both directions in the Lester Prairie area.

04/01/2015

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Pedestrian Killed After Being Hit By Truck On Northbound I-35W

A 47-year-old man has died after being struck on Interstate 35W Monday morning. Robert Passow, of Fort Dodge, Iowa, died Monday after being hit while standing outside of his semi-truck.
According to the accident report, around 6:05 a.m. a minor crash occurred between a semi-truck and a car on I-35W north near Park Avenue.

03/02/2015

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Vehicle Crashes Into Side Of Library In Downtown Duluth

Authorities are investigating after a vehicle crashed into the side of a library in downtown Duluth. According to police, the vehicle rolled through an intersection Tuesday afternoon and crashed into the Duluth Public Library. Two 20-year-old women inside the vehicle weren’t injured in the crash, but police say they were taken to a hospital for treatment of apparent drug overdoses.

02/25/2015

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Man Injured After Car Hits Pole, Building In Sherburne Co.

A Sartell man suffered serious injuries after the car he was driving struck a pole and building in Sherburne County Tuesday morning. According to the accident report, John Janu, 43, was driving west on Highway 10 when he went off the road just before 9 a.m.

02/24/2015

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2 Injured In Le Sueur County Crash

Two people were injured after a head-on crash in Le Sueur County early Sunday morning. According to the Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office, officials received a call around 1:53 a.m. of a two-car accident with injuries on North Shore Drive in Washington Township.

02/23/2015

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Exchange Student Killed, 2 Hockey Teammates Injured In Crash

An exchange student from Kazakhstan was killed and two of his hockey teammates were injured in a crash in western Wisconsin.

02/05/2015

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Jury Finds Toyota Partially At Fault For Fatal Wreck

A federal jury has reached a verdict in a lawsuit alleging a design defect in the 1996 Toyota Camry caused a crash that killed three people in Minnesota in 2006.

02/03/2015

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1 Dead, 2 Injured After 3-Car Crash In St. Louis Co.

One person is dead and two others are injured following a three-car crash in St. Louis County Friday evening. According to the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office, officers responded to the scene around 5:50 p.m. at Highway 7 near the intersection of Chesapeake Court in Mt. Iron.

01/31/2015

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Brookston Man Dead Following Head-On Collision With Snow Plow

State Patrol reports say a 19-year-old swerved into oncoming traffic on Highway 2 and collided with a MNDOT snow plow in St. Louis County.

01/29/2015

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Jury Deliberations Continue In Toyota Case

A jury will continue deliberations Thursday on whether Toyota is at fault for a car crash that killed three people. Koua Fong Lee crashed his Camry into the Trice-Adams family in St. Paul in 2006, but says the car was defective.

01/29/2015

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Police Officer Recovering After Car Crash In Mpls.

A Minneapolis police officer is recovering after being involved in a crash early Friday morning. According to Minneapolis police, the accident occurred just before 2 a.m. on 28th Street and Blaisdell Avenue South.

01/16/2015

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Rollover Accident Closes I-35W Overnight

A rollover accident shut down part of Interstate 35W near Lino Lakes overnight Friday. The incident occurred around 2 a.m. Saturday morning. The passenger was trapped inside the vehicle.

01/10/2015

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Jury Selection To Begin In Lawsuit Over Toyota Crash

Jury selection begins Wednesday in a lawsuit against Toyota on behalf of victims of a St. Paul crash that killed three people, injured others and sent one man to prison. Koua Fong Lee’s Camry rear-ended another family’s Oldsmobile at high speed in 2006.

01/07/2015

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Lindstrom Man Killed After Car Strikes Power Pole

A 52-year-old rural Lindstrom man has died after the car he was driving struck a power pole in Franconia Township. The Chisago County sheriff’s office said the crash occurred early Friday. The sheriff’s office is investigating the fatal crash, which occurred after 1 a.m.

12/26/2014

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1 Dead, 3 Injured In Pierce Co. Crash

An Iowa woman is dead after a crash in Pierce County Friday morning. According to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department, at 9:17 a.m. officers were notified of a crash involving two vehicles on Highway 63, just south of the Highway 29 intersection in Martell Township.

12/19/2014

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1 Dead In Head-On Collision On Hwy 12

One man is dead and another is hospitalized after a head-on crash in Maple Plain. According to the West Hennepin Public Safety, officers were called to a personal injury crash at 4:22 p.m. Tuesday.

12/09/2014

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Man Suffers Hypothermia After St. Louis Co. Crash

A man went missing briefly in St. Louis County Friday evening after crashing his car, according to police. Thirty-nine-year-old Jonathan Pruse, of Silver Bay, was traveling on Townline Road in east-central St. Louis County Friday evening when he crashed his car.

11/08/2014

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2 Injured After Car Drives Up On Concrete Divider On Hwy 169

An unusual crash backed up traffic in the southwest metro Thursday morning. A driver lost control on Highway 169 near Bren Road and landed right on top of the concrete divider.

11/06/2014

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5 Injured In 2-Car Crash On Hwy 52

Three people are injured after a two-car crash on northbound Highway 52 near Cannon Falls, Minn. According to state patrol, 81-year-old Jerry Rollie, of Spring Valley, Minn., 80-year-old Marlene Rollie, of Spring Valley and 42-year-old Julie Maddock, of Rochester, Minn. all sustained non-life threatening injuries.

10/25/2014

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Northbound I-35W Blocked Near I-94 Due To Semi Rollover

Northbound Interstate 35W has been closed after a semi-truck rolled onto its side Saturday morning. According to state patrol, the semi-truck rolled onto its side shortly after 9 a.m. on northbound I-35W near Portland Avenue.

10/25/2014

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Police Investigate Possible Vehicle Malfunction In Bus Stop Death

Police are continuing to investigate after a SUV ran into Minneapolis bus stop and left one person dead Monday evening. Billie Weaver, 45, was killed as she waited for her son to pick her up from McDonald’s Monday evening.

10/07/2014

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Car Crashes Into House In S. Mpls.

A car crashed into a south Minneapolis home early Saturday morning, according to police. The crash occurred in the 3000 block of 2nd Avenue South around 4 a.m. The driver of the vehicle plowed through the fence and smashed into the front porch of the home.

10/04/2014

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Maple Lake Couple Recovers After Hitting 900-Lb Moose

A Maple Lake, Minnesota couple is recovering after colliding with a moose earlier this week. Monday evening, Donald and Terry O’Connor were coming back from Buffalo along Highway 55. As they passed by the beach access to Maple Lake they crashed head on with a 900 pound bull moose.

10/03/2014

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