Train Derails In Western Wisconsin; Alcohol Tankers Leaking Into Miss. RiverA BNSF train derailed Saturday morning just north of the Wisconsin city of Alma, according to the Buffalo County Sheriff's Office. WCCO confirms that 32 cars derailed, 10 of which are empty auto carriers. Several of the other cars are tankers carrying denatured alcohol -- two of which have tipped into the Mississippi River and are leaking from vents atop the cars.
2 Killed In St. Croix County Crash Two drivers were killed and a third injured in a multi-vehicle crash in western Wisconsin on Tuesday. St. Croix County Sheriff's officials say 34-year-old Amanda Day, of Osceola, Wis., struck a vehicle she was trying to pass on Highway 35 in Somerset Tuesday afternoon.
Victims Identified From Western Wis. Fatal CrashA third child has died from injuries suffered in a collision between a truck and an SUV near Prescott in western Wisconsin. The Pierce County medical examiner says 5-year-old Laynie Jo Amos, of Amery, died around 1:30 p.m. Saturday.
Woman Killed In Polk County (Wis.) Head-On CrashAuthorities say a 56-year-old woman from northwestern Wisconsin was killed in a head-on crash in Polk County (Wis.) Tuesday afternoon.
Lawmaker Under Investigation After Alleged ‘Late Night Incident’ A Minnesota state lawmaker is under investigation for a late night incident at a highway rest stop.
72-Year-Old Dies In Motorcycle CrashA 72-year-old is dead after a motorcycle crash on Highway 35 near County Road E in Oak Grove Township Saturday night.
Stillwater Couple Killed In Western Wisconsin CrashAuthorities say two people were killed and two others were hurt after a two-vehicle crash near Prescott, Wis., Sunday afternoon.
Minn. Man Dies In Wis. CrashA Minnesota man died in a car accident in Wisconsin Monday.
2 Injured In Wis. Motorcycle CrashTwo people were injured after being ejected from a motorcycle on Highway 35, just south of 570th Street in Isabelle Township.