Authorities said a 49-year-old Red Wing man on a moped was killed Wednesday morning in a crash with a car on Highway 61. The Minnesota State Patrol identified the victim as Michael Szymanski.
One person is dead after colliding with a vehicle on Highway 61 in Red Wing, according to authorities. The Minnesota State Patrol said the accident happened around 6 a.m. Wednesday at the intersection of Highway 61 and Hill Street.
A Moorhead man who tried to flee from police found out the hard way that a moped doesn’t make a great escape vehicle. Moorhead police say the 32-year-old was driving on the wrong side of the road near Concordia University on Thursday about 1:20 a.m.
Police have identified the 18-year-old who died Tuesday in a moped crash as Brett Michael Raley of Burnsville.
Two college students from Minnesota and Michigan will set out next month on a two-month moped excursion across the U.S. Their mission: spread awareness about worldwide human trafficking.
A man who killed a moped rider in Edina, Minn. has been sentenced to more than three years in prison.