MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — It was a rough night on the roads heading into a busy travel weekend.
Just before 1 a.m. Friday, a jack-knifed semi caused a big backup on Interstate 94 at the Minnesota-Wisconsin border. It happened in the lanes heading into Minnesota, near the Hudson, Wisconsin area. Traffic was crawling for about an hour before things cleared up.READ MORE: Next Weather: Top 10 Weather Day Going Into Weekend, But Severe Storms Possible Sunday
In Monticello, another semi created some issues at around 2:30 a.m. Traffic was backed up on Interstate 94, where snow was coming down. Details are limited on this incident.READ MORE: Project Safe Neighborhoods Launches To Get Guns Off Streets
In Fridley, three vehicles crashed overnight near Interstate 694 and Main Street, causing backups there as well. Motorists needed to take the Main Street exit to get around the incident. The Minnesota State Patrol says no one was seriously injured in this incident.MORE NEWS: Rentable Backyard Beehives All The Buzz As They Bolster Pollinators
Flurries are expected on the earlier side Friday, with more windy and cold weather.