Construction Closes Major Highways Through MondayConstruction projects around the metro have closed a few major highways this weekend.
Eastbound Highway 5 To Close For Overnight ConstructionThe Minnesota Department of Transportation says that eastbound Highway 5 between Fort Snelling and St. Paul will close overnight Thursday and Friday while crews remove an abandoned water main from the bridge.
1 Child, School Bus Driver Injured In Hibbing CrashA school bus driver and a child were injured when a sedan crashed into their bus Tuesday morning in Hibbing. The crash happened just after 7 a.m. on Highway 5 near Townline Road, according to the Hibbing Fire Department.
Patrol: Teen Injured After Maserati Rolls On Wet HighwayA 17-year-old from Bloomington suffered injuries over the weekend after rolling a Maserati on a wet highway in the southwest metro.
61 Cars Involved In Mendota Bridge CrashA woman involved in a multi-car crash near the Mendota Bridge said the scene is unlike anything she's ever seen.
Boy On Bike, 9, Seriously Hurt After Hitting Parked MotorcycleA 9-year-old boy on a bicycle was seriously hurt Wednesday night after crashing into a parked motorcycle east of the Twin Cities, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Authorities said the crash happened at about 5:41 p.m. Wednesday on Highway 5 at 31st Street North in Lake Elmo.
Driver Hurt After Tanker Truck Rolls Near HibbingAuthorities in northern Minnesota say a truck driver was hospitalized Friday morning after a tanker truck rolled over near Hibbing. The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office responded to the crash on Highway 5. When authorities arrived, a tanker truck carrying about 45,000 pounds of ammonium nitrate had rolled over.
Police: Wash. County Shooting Suspects Already In CustodyPolice believe the two suspects accused of being involved in a Washington County shooting that took place along Highway 5 near Highway 36 are already in custody. According to the Washington County Sheriff's Office, authorities found Vy Lai Yang, 37, at 9:28 a.m. on May 21 with multiple gunshots in the lower part of his body as he sat in the passenger seat of a car driven by Demi Marie Ferguson, 20. He was taken to Regions Hospital, treated and later released.
2 Hibbing Teens Die In Rollover Accident Two Hibbing teenagers have died in a rollover crash in St. Louis County of northeastern Minnesota.
1 Killed, 8 Injured In Multi-Vehicle Crash Near AirportA fatal, multi-vehicle accident brought traffic on eastbound I-494 at Highway 5 near the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport to a standstill Thursday afternoon.
Man Killed In Carver County CrashA 55-year-old man was killed in a head-on crash in Carver County Wednesday night.