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Man, 92, Not Wearing Seat Belt Killed In 2-Car Crash

A 92-year-old man has died after a two-vehicle car accident in Stearns County Thursday afternoon.

According to the St. Cloud Police Department, Alvin Val Hennen, of St. Cloud, was struck when he entered an intersection during a red light.

05/08/2015

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1 Killed In Semi Truck Crash In Pipestone Co.

A semi truck accident in Pipestone County left one person dead early Friday morning. According to the accident report, around 6:20 a.m. a semi-truck and Audi A6 collided on Highway 30 near 180th Avenue.

04/24/2015

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Woman Charged In Fatal Crash Sentenced To Year Of Probation

A Hatton woman accused of causing a fatal crash while using her cellphone while driving will not spend time in jail. Twenty-year-old Abby Sletten had faced a felony negligent homicide charge in the May 2014 death of 89-year-old Phyllis Gordon, of Ada, Minnesota.

04/23/2015

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4 Vehicle Crash Leaves 1 Dead In Medina

One person was killed Monday evening in a crash involving four vehicles in Medina. Police say the crash occurred at around 7:30 p.m. on Highway 55 near Mohawk Drive.

04/06/2015

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1 Dead In Beltrami Co. Rollover

A Redby woman is dead after a rollover accident in Beltrami early Thursday morning. The Minnesota State Patrol says 52-year-old Janet Beaulieu was traveling westbound on Highway 2 near Mile Post 105 in a Chevy Malibu.

04/02/2015

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Sheriff: Pedestrian Hit, Killed By Train In Coon Rapids

A 31-year-old man was killed Sunday after being hit by a train in Coon Rapids, according to the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities said the accident happened just after 1:30 p.m.

03/29/2015

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Police: Rollover Crash Leaves 1 Dead In Olmstead County

ne person is dead Saturday morning after a rollover accident on I-90, just west of Stewartville in Olmstead County.

03/28/2015

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Illinois Man Killed Running Across I-94 In Minneapolis

One person is dead after being hit on I-94 in Minneapolis while running across the freeway. The State Patrol says Kyle Day, 28, was attempting to cross the interstate near 7th Street when he was hit by a Ford Explorer. The SUV, which was carrying two passengers, then rolled after the impact.

03/13/2015

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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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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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Pedestrian Hit, Killed By SUV With Snowplow In Beltrami Co.

A 32-year-old man is dead after he was hit by a SUV with a snowplow in Beltrami County Wednesday evening. According to the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office, at 7:59 p.m. officers were notified of a crash in the 16000 block of Roosevelt Road SE.

01/22/2015

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Crawling Pedestrian Hit, Killed On I-35 In St. Paul

A pedestrian is dead after being hit by a vehicle Friday night. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the accident happened just after 9:30 p.m. on Interstate 35-E near Grand Avenue in St. Paul.

01/03/2015

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Family Mourns Man Killed On I-94 In Brooklyn Park

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a car early Thursday morning on eastbound Interstate 694 in Brooklyn Center, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Authorities responded to the incident at about 2:31 a.m. on I-94 at Zane Avenue.

11/20/2014

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Man Killed In Renville County Farming Accident ID’d

A man has died in a farming accident in southern Minnesota. The Renville County Sheriff’s Department says the man died Monday afternoon when he was run over by a combine at a farm near Maynard.

10/28/2014

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State Patrol Investigating Fatal Crash In Anoka Co.

One person died in an accident on Highway 10 in Anoka County Thursday. According to the State Patrol, the accident occurred in the westbound lane of Highway 10 and Armstrong Boulevard in Ramsey, Minn.

10/16/2014

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19-Year-Old Skateboarder Dies In St. Paul ‘Skitching’ Accident

A skateboarding accident has claimed the life of a young man from Eagan. Gunnar Miller, 19, died from the injuries he suffered while performing a stunt skateboarders called “skitching,” which is when a skateboarder holds on to a moving car and lets the car pull them along the street. It was made famous in the film “Back to the Future”.

10/15/2014

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Police: Floodwood Man Dies When SUV Falls On Him

Police say a Floodwood man has died after an SUV he was working on fell off its jacks and onto him. The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office said Tuesday that 55-year-old Gary Lee Keil was changing a muffler in his garage when the accident happened Monday.

10/01/2014

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Mpls. Man Killed In Supervalu Warehouse Accident

An industrial accident in Hopkins claimed the life of a 51-year-old Minneapolis man Sunday afternoon, according to Hopkins Police. At around 2:30 p.m., police were dispatched to the Supervalu warehouse in Hopkins.

09/21/2014

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61-Year-Old Killed In Clear Lake Farming Accident

The Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office says a 61-year-old man died Monday afternoon when the tractor he was operating flipped over on top of him. At 5:18 p.m., deputies were called to the farming accident on the 8500 block of State Street in Clear Lake, Minn.

09/16/2014

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Sheriff: 1 Killed In Chippewa County Hayride Accident

One person died Saturday night in an accident on a hayride in western Minnesota, according to the Chippewa County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities were called to a report of a personal injury accident on 120th Avenue, about a half mile south of Highway 40 in Woods Township at about 7:46 p.m.

09/07/2014

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Isanti Man, 50, Dies In Motorcycle Crash

An Isanti, Minn. man died Friday morning after being involved in a motorcycle accident early Thursday morning. According to the Hennepin County Medical Examiner, Warren Jay Ploof, 50, died early Friday morning from injuries he sustained in the crash.

08/30/2014

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Boy On Bicycle Struck And Killed On Duluth Street

Duluth police say a 6-year-old boy was killed when he was struck by a van while crossing a street on his bicycle. A police news release says it happened around 3:45 p.m. Saturday.

08/17/2014

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State Patrol Investigates Fatal Crash In Isanti Co.

The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a fatal accident in Isanti Co. Friday morning. According to police, the crash occurred just before noon Friday at Highway 47 and Highway 95.

08/15/2014

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Brainerd Man, 86, Dies In Tractor Accident

An 86-year-old Brainerd man died when a tractor pinned him late Tuesday afternoon, according to the Cass County Sheriff’s Office. At 5:56 p.m., authorities responded to the report of a man pinned by a tractor in a shed at a residence in Sylvan Township.

07/09/2014

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Police: Family Member Backs Out Over 14-Month-Old

Police in Brooklyn Center say that a 14-month-old was killed Monday afternoon after a family member ran over the child while backing out of a driveway. The accident happened along the 5400 block of Colfax Avenue North.

07/07/2014

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