The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a deadly crash in St. Peter, Minn., about a mile away from Gustavus Adolphus College. The fatal crash happened at noon at County Road 20 and Highway 22, on the Highway 169 detour.
A third child has died after a terrible accident in western Wisconsin. According to Kari Milberg’s CaringBridge site, the young girl – Milberg’s niece – died on Saturday. The deadly crash happened Thursday near Prescott, Wis. in Oak Grove Township. Milberg, 32, was driving when the vehicle somehow spun into the path of an oncoming truck. Her 11-year-old daughter and 5-year-old niece were also killed in the accident.
According to the Minnesota State Patrol, three people were killed in three separate crashes on wet and icy roads on Monday. The first report of a fatal crash was at 2:00 p.m., when a rollover occurred on northbound Highway 7 in Big Stone County in western Minnesota. A Mercury Grand Marquis went off the road and into a southbound ditch, and then rolled down a steep hill, eventually coming to a rest with the passenger side on the ground. The driver, 85-year-old Donavan Tesch of Clinton, was pronounced dead at the scene. The Big Stone County Sheriff’s office says roads were wet at the time of the accident.
Family and friends paid tribute Sunday to a Minnesota family shaken by a deadly traffic accident.
A 56-year-old man has pleaded guilty to careless driving in the crash that killed a 73-year-old bicyclist in Winona
Testimony begins Wednesday in the trial of a Duluth funeral director accused of driving under the influence of a prescription sleeping pill and causing a crash that killed two people.
The family of a man killed in a hit-and-run crash last week is planning to file a civil lawsuit against the family of the vehicle’s owner.