Safety Officials Urge Caution After January Saw 25 Road FatalitiesAfter more than twice as many people died on Minnesota roads this January than they did in the same month last year, state officials are urging drivers to take it easy, wear seatbelts, drive sober, and pay attention to the road.
MnDOT: Fall Is The Deadliest Time Of Year For PedestriansAs days get shorter and nights longer, motorists and pedestrians need to start looking out for one another.
Fatalities Tied To Sturgis Motorcycle Rally On Record Pace The number of traffic fatalities tied to the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in western South Dakota has risen to nine.
New Law Drops Construction Site Speed LimitsRoad construction season is underway in Minnesota. For many drivers, work zones are nothing more than the obstacle that slows them down on the way to their destination. And this year, travelers are finding that passing through some work zones is taking longer than ever before.
Minnesota Domestic Violence Fatalities Down In 2014The number of people in Minnesota who were killed in acts of domestic violence last year is down compared to the year before. The Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women says 23 people were killed due to domestic violence in the state in 2014, which compares to a total of 37 victims in 2013.
2 Dead, 1 Injured In 3 Separate Incidents Overnight In Mpls.Two people are dead after two separate incidents occurred overnight in south Minneapolis. One was shot, the other stabbed. The shooting happened just before midnight Friday on the 2700 block of Blaisdell Avenue South.
Officials: No Fatalities In "I-90/94 Challenge"Officials say there have been no fatalities in the I-90/94 challenge as of 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 3. Drivers across 15 states were asked to take part in the I-90/94 challenge from Aug. 1 – 4.
DPS: Minn. Traffic Crashes Up, But Fatalities Down In 2013A report by the Minnesota Department of Public Safety says that traffic fatalities in 2013 were the second lowest in a decade after a jump in 2012.
DPS: Minn. Traffic Deaths Down In 2013Traffic deaths on Minnesota roads were down in 2013 and have decreased sharply over the last decade, the Department of Public Safety (DPS) announced Thursday.
Minnesota Ranks No. 2 For Safest HighwaysDespite Minnesota’s snowy and icy winters, the State’s highways have been ranked as the No. 2 safest in the nation.
4 Road Deaths Reported During Memorial Day WeekendThe Department of Public Safety reported four fatalities from vehicular crashes in Minnesota over Memorial Day Weekend.
1 Of 2 Killed In North Shore Crash IdentifiedThe State Patrol has identified one of the two motorists killed along the north shore in a collision early Monday morning.