Charges: Drunk Driver Fell Asleep On I-494 In Inver Grove HeightsA 33-year-old Minneapolis man is accused of drunk driving after being found asleep in his car with it stopped in the middle of Interstate 494 last week.
Father Grieves For Toddler Who Died After I-494 CrashThe father of the 2-year-old boy who died after being in a wrong-way crash on Interstate 494 is sharing memories of his son’s short life.
Driver Rescued After Car Crashes Into PondA driver was rescued by passersby when her vehicle went into a holding pond near Highway 169 and Interstate 494 Tuesday morning.
2 Killed, Multiple Injured In Wrong Way Crash Near MSP AirportTwo family members are dead after a head-on-collision near MSP Airport Friday night.
State Patrol: No Injuries In I-494 Semi AccidentNo one was injured Wednesday afternoon after a semi truck tipped over on a busy Twin Cities interstate.
State Patrol: Pedestrian, 19, Was Struck & Killed By Semi On I-494A man is dead after he was hit by a semi on Interstate 494 in South St. Paul. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the incident happened just before 2:30 a.m. Tuesday morning near Concord Street.
Several Major Roads Closed In North, West MetroA heads up to drivers in the west metro! Parts of Interstate 494 and Highway 100 will be closed this weekend. I-494 will be closed between Interstate 394 and Interstate 694 beginning Friday night.
State Patrol: 35W Closes After Semi Accident In BloomingtonTraffic on Interstate 35W was at a stand still in both directions Saturday afternoon after an accident involving a semi-truck. The Minnesota State Patrol says a piece of construction equipment on the semi made contact with the 86th Street Bridge just before 1 p.m.
Authorities Investigating Fatal Crash In Eden PrairieAt least one person died Monday night in a crash in the west Twin Cities metro, authorities say. Authorities responded to the area of Interstate 494 and Highway 169 in Eden Prairie on a report of a crash.
Southbound I-494 Closure In West Metro Set For FridayMotorist should expect a detour if they are planning on taking southbound Interstate 494 in the western Twin Cities metro area this weekend, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.
Stalled Semi Closes Stretch Of I-494 Between Plymouth, Maple GroveA stalled semi-truck on Interstate 494 caused a traffic nightmare for dozens of commuters in the west metro Friday evening. The snarl happened at about 6:45 p.m. on southbound I-494 at Highway 55 in Plymouth, and stretched all the way up through Maple Grove to the I-94/I-494 split.
Upcoming Construction Project To Close Parts Of Hwy. 169 For 1 YearAfter a summer of frustrating road closures, the Minnesota Department of Transportation announced part of Highway 169 will be closed for up to a year! A stretch of Hwy. 169 in Hopkins, Minnetonka and part of Edina will close in fall of 2016 to the fall of 2017. Lanes in both directions will be closed for the whole year.