A railroad bridge in northeast Minneapolis has trapped another semi-trailer truck under its steel girders. Dan Karst and his wife Linda run a recycling business near Columbia Parkway and 5th Street Northeast, just up the road from a steel railroad bridge where traffic flows underneath. That’s unless the passing vehicle is higher than 12 feet 2 inches in height.
The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a fatal two-vehicle crash involving a semi that left a plume of smoke over Highway 55 on Friday morning in Golden Valley. The state patrol said the incident took place at Highway 55 and Boone. One is dead, and the status of the other driver is unknown. The semi truck had reportedly burst into flames.
A Wisconsin State Patrol Trooper survived a close-call on the side of the road, and it was all caught on camera.
A head-on crash with a freight semi killed a Foley woman late Friday night in Benton County, according to the state patrol. Authorities are investigating the incident that killed Cynthia Zillmer, 57, of Foley, Minn., at about 11:20 p.m. Friday just outside of Gilman on Highway 25 in central Minnesota.
Hazardous materials handlers continue to offload a volatile chemical from semi involved in a collision with a train in Swift County.
A 33-year-old Minnesota trucker is in the burn center after getting shocked and thrown off of his trailer during a Thursday morning incident at Toy’s Scrap and Salvage in Eau Claire, Wis., police say.
A 61-year-old man died Monday morning in central Minnesota after an oversized load on a semi hit an overhead railroad bridge and fell on a car, the State Patrol says.
When the Minnesota Trucking Association picks its top driver every year, safety is a big consideration.
A 53-year-old Merrifield man died Thursday morning in a crash involving his pick-up truck and a semi-tractor trailer in Crow Wing County, according to authorities.
The Minnesota State Patrol says they are on scene at a fatal crash involving a semi in Goodhue County.
Up to 3 inches of snow in the metro has made Black Friday traveling a bit treacherous for some.
A 31-year-old Apple Valley man is in critical condition after his pickup truck rear-ended a semi Tuesday afternoon in Dakota County, the State Patrol says.
No one was injured after a semi jack knifed and crashed into the Lowry Tunnel on Interstate 94.
The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a fatal two vehicle crash in Goodhue County Thursday afternoon.
A 49-year-old Iowa man died Saturday morning in Olmstead County after the semi he was driving went off road and rolled over, authorities said.