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Traffic Deaths

October Crash

New Website Gives A Face For Every Traffic Death

A new website by the Minnesota Department of Public Safety is geared towards lowering the number of traffic related deaths in Minnesota.

01/04/2011

(credit: North Mankato Police Department)

2010 Minn. Traffic Deaths Expected To Match 2009

Public safety officials expect Minnesota’s 2010 traffic death toll to match 2009′s low count.

01/03/2011

(credit: Jupiter Images)

No Traffic Deaths For This Year’s Christmas Weekend

This Christmas weekend marked a milestone on Minnesota roads. For the first time in four years, there were no traffic deaths.

12/29/2010

Fatal crash at the intersection of Highway 13 and County Road 42 in Savaage, Minn. (credit: Wally Schmelz)

Minnesota Traffic Deaths On Par With Last Year

So far in 2010, 397 people have died in traffic crashes. That’s just three more than at this point last year, when final reports gave Minnesota a final total of 421 deaths making it the safest year since 1944.

12/28/2010

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