Worker Electrocuted Near Fairfax IdentifiedThe Hennepin County Medical Examiner identified the worker who was electrocuted earlier in the week as a 26-year-old St. Paul Park man. Two workers were shocked while working at a power line work site near Fairfax, Minnesota on Monday morning at about 8:45 a.m.
Charges: Man Was Drunk When He Ran Over His WifeA 57-year-old man was drunk when he ran over his wife with a vehicle last week, according to recently filed criminal charges. Investigators said that David Christopher Meder was just getting home on the 2600 block of Arcola Lane in the city of Minnetonka Beach last Thursday when the accident happened.
2 Workers Shocked, 1 Fatally, Near FairfaxTwo workers at a power line work site near Fairfax, Minnesota were shocked on Monday morning, according to the Renville County Sheriff's Office. The accident happened at about 8:45 a.m. Both workers were airlifted from the scene.
Woman Hurt Falling Out Of Car WindowA 23-year-old Rochester woman was injured after she fell out of a moving vehicle's window Saturday afternoon, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The incident happened along Highway 52 east of Chatfield, Minnesota in Fillmore County.
Tragedy Known As 'Minnesota's Titanic' Remains Largely Unheard OfThis week is the anniversary of one of the most traumatic stories in Minnesota's history. And it's one many people have never even heard about. One historian calls it Minnesota's version of the Titanic. The Sea Wing left Red Wing, Minn. for a Sunday cruise to go watch music in Lake City. On the way back a summer storm hit and 98 people died, mostly women and children.
Green Line Collides With Car In St. PaulThe METRO Green Line light-rail train collided with a car in St. Paul, Minn. Monday night. According to Metro Transit officials, the train and the car hit at 8:20 p.m. at the intersection of University Avenue and N. Hampden Avenue.
Overturned Truck Dumps Beer Cans In Highway MedianA semi-truck that rolled on Interstate 29 in South Dakota dumped a trailer full of beer cans into the highway's median.
Metro Green Line Test Train Collides With CarNo one was seriously injured Sunday night after a Metro Transit Green Line test train collided with a vehicle, according to authorities.
Gaylord Child Hurt While Biking Teams Up With Cop, Gives Away Free HelmetsIt's a story we've often shared: A child in a serious bike accident. However, this story, unlike some others, has a happy ending. Holden Abrahams, 13, still can't use his arm, but he's much better off than he was. In May, he was hit by a car while riding his bike near a park in Gaylord. He wasn't wearing a helmet and ended up at HCMC with a brain bleed.
Pedestrian Killed By Truck In Long Lake ID'dAuthorities identified the 78-year-old man who died Friday afternoon in an accident in Long Lake, Minn. James Thomas Parry, 82, died after being struck by a pickup truck. According to the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office, the accident occurred at 2:56 p.m. at Brown Road and Wayzata Boulevard.
42-Year-Old Man Dies After Losing Control On MotorcycleAnother motorcyclist has been killed after a crash just before 10 p.m. Thursday night. The crash happened on Interstate 94 at Dowling Avenue in Minneapolis.
Woman Struck, Injured By School Bus Near Target FieldA woman is in the hospital after being struck by a school bus in downtown Minneapolis early Thursday afternoon, according to police. Shortly after noon, the woman was hit by the bus near the intersection of 3rd Street North and 2nd Avenue North and was trapped underneath for a period of time.
No Children Injured After School Bus Crash On Hwy. 62No children were injured in a school bus crash Wednesday afternoon in Edina, Minn. But the State Patrol said the bus driver and the driver of another vehicle involved were both sent to the hospital.
1 Killed In 3-Car Crash on I-35 In FaribaultOne person is dead after a car hit two vehicles on Interstate 35 in Faribault, Minn. Sunday night. Mach Kuel, 39, of Coon Rapids died Sunday after the car he was traveling in hit one vehicle and side-swiped another. Police said they responded to a call about an accident around 11: 17 p.m. Sunday.
Car Crashes Into House, No One InjuredAuthorities say no one was injured after a vehicle collided into a home early Sunday morning.