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Highly Potent Heroin Has Tight Grip On Metro

Heroin deaths in the Twin Cities are on pace to hit a new record this year. So far in 2013, 15 people have died from heroin overdose in Hennepin, Scott, and Dakota counties. It isn’t a new problem, but is far more dangerous than a few years ago.

06/06/2013

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WisDOT: May Traffic Deaths Lowest In 68 Years

The fewest people died in Wisconsin traffic deaths in the month of May since the end of World War II, according to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation. Thirty-three people died in Wisconsin crashes, 17 fewer than May 2012 and 19 under the five-year average for the month of May.

06/06/2013

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Patrol: 1 Dead After Motorcycle Crash On Hwy 169

One person is dead Saturday afternoon in a crash involving a motorcycle and a truck on Highway 169 near 63rd Avenue in the northwest metro. The Minnesota State Patrol says at 12:55 p.m., 30-year-old Jeffrey Cornelius of Blaine was driving a Ford Super Duty truck and stopped in traffic on the highway, causing 72-year-old LeRoy Moyer of Elk River to swerve to prevent his Harley Davidson motorcycle from colliding with the truck.

06/01/2013

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Patrol: Foley Woman Dies After Crashing Head-On With Semi

A head-on crash with a freight semi killed a Foley woman late Friday night in Benton County, according to the state patrol. Authorities are investigating the incident that killed Cynthia Zillmer, 57, of Foley, Minn., at about 11:20 p.m. Friday just outside of Gilman on Highway 25 in central Minnesota.

06/01/2013

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Motorcyclist Killed In Early Sunday Accident With Limo Bus

Police say a motorcyclist was killed early Sunday after colliding with a limo bus in Minneapolis. Officers were dispatched to the intersection at West 27th Street and Emerson Avenue South around 3:04 a.m. Sunday. Police say the motorcyclist, a man, was traveling west on 27th when it hit a limo bus, traveling south on Emerson.

05/19/2013

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St. Paul Man Hit, Killed By Semi In WI

A 63-year-old St. Paul man was hit and killed by a semi Friday afternoon at a gas station in Hixton, Wis., authorities said. According to the Wisconsin State Patrol, Glenn Michael Augustine was walking away from his own semi at the Hixton Travel Plaza parking lot, when he was hit and killed around 4:09 p.m. Friday by another semi pulling into the station to fuel up.

05/18/2013

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State Patrol Investigating Fatal Crash On I-35 In Chisago County

The state patrol is investigating a fatal crash that took place Wednesday night on I-35 at County Road 17.

05/08/2013

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1 Dead In 2-Car Crash Outside Of Rochester

A 66-year-old from Rochester, Minn., died Saturday in a two-car crash at the intersection of Highway 42 and Highway 14 outside of Eyota, Minn., the state patrol said.

04/07/2013

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Man Charged In Fatal Minneapolis Hit-And-Run Crash

A Brooklyn Park man has been charged in the hit-and-run crash that led to a woman’s death in Minneapolis last Saturday.

03/27/2013

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Man Killed In Early Morning St. Paul House Fire

A 31-year-old man was killed in an early morning house fire on Sunday in St. Paul, authorities say.

03/24/2013

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Arrest Made In Deadly Mpls. Hit-&-Run; Suspect ID’d

A 24-year-old man has been arrested in the fatal hit-and-run death of a woman in Minneapolis Saturday, according to police.

03/24/2013

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1 Dead In Polk County 2-Vehicle Crash

One person is dead and several others were injured in an early morning crash in Polk County.

03/17/2013

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Police: 2-Car Crash Turned Fatal In Polk County Wis.

A two–car crash turned fatal Friday morning in Polk County, Wis., after a driver veered into oncoming traffic and collided with a van carrying a mother and her three children, police say.

03/15/2013

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Patrol: Fatal Crash In SW MN Kills Girl, 16

A 16-year-old girl from Sacred Heart, Minn., died Friday after a two-car crash in Yellow Medicine County, authorities say.

03/09/2013

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Snowmobiler Killed After Collision With Train

A 31-year-old man from Silver Lake was killed Saturday night when the snowmobile he was driving hit a train west of the Twin Cities.

02/24/2013

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