It wasn’t so much the amount of snow covering metro roadways Friday morning – but the timing of it. The storm that moved across Minnesota overnight spared the metro from the heaviest amounts.
A seventy-seven-year-old woman has been identified as the victim in a fatal motor vehicle crash Saturday evening. Beatrice Hazel Klinkner was gravely injured in a crash on Highway 15, south of Brownton, in McLeod County.
The state of Minnesota hit a grim milestone over the last week, when nine road deaths pushed the state’s road fatality count over 100 for the year.
A snowmobiler in northern Wisconsin found the body of a skier who was apparently struck and killed by a vehicle, and an Ashland man who says he was the vehicle’s driver has turned himself in.
A one vehicle rollover in St. Croix County, Wisconsin has claimed the life of a 38 year old man from Somerset.