Deadly Weekend On Minnesota RoadsThis weekend was an unfortunate and sobering reminder to pay attention behind the wheel. At least six people died in five different crashes since Friday in or near the metro.
Wisconsin Police: Speeding Pickup Goes Airborne, Crashes Into RoofPolice say a Wisconsin man was arrested after crashing a pickup truck into the roof of a Beloit home. A news release from Beloit police says the 37-year-old man, of Beloit, was driving at a high rate of speed Saturday afternoon when his vehicle left the roadway, entered a water-retaining ditch and went airborne.
Car Hits Tree In St. Louis County, 1 KilledA woman died after hitting a tree on Highway 47 in Alborn just before 5 p.m. Saturday, the St. Louis County Sheriff's Office said. The 61-year-old driver from Culver skidded off the road and into the opposite lane in the 6500 block of the highway. She died at the scene.
1 Killed In Cylon Township Vehicle CrashA 23-year-old man died in a single-vehicle crash in the 2300 block of State Highway 46 on Saturday, the St. Croix County Sheriff's Office said. First responders found Corey Allen Peterson, of Amery, Wisconsin, ejected from his car.
St. Cloud State Committed Cross Country Runner Severely Injured In CrashA cross country star's collegiate dreams were drastically changed in an instant after a car crash on Aug. 1 in Forest Lake. Eighteen-year-old Jesse Overland survived, but was seriously hurt when a truck T-boned her car as she was turning into her driveway.
Woman Killed After Crashing Car Into Tree In Pequot LakesAuthorities say a 25-year-old Brooklyn Park woman crashed her car into a tree in central Minnesota and was killed. The Star Tribune reports the wreck occurred about 7:35 p.m. Saturday on southbound Hwy. 371 in Pequot Lakes.
Car Crashes Into Minnesota's Largest Candy StoreA car crashed into Minnesota's Largest Candy Store in Jordan, Minnesota, after a two-vehicle collision caused the car to run into the building early Sunday morning. The crash occurred just after 1 a.m. when the store was closed.
Teen Critical Following Crash Involving Semi TruckThe crash happened along Highway 59 near Stevens County Road 8, just south of Morris, at about 12:30 p.m.
SUV Crashes Into St. Paul's Cherry Pit Bar & GrillOwner Nicole Cherry said four employees were inside at the time of the crash, and no one was injured including the driver.
Woman Dies In Aitkin County Car Crash59-year-old Kim Ann Dunn of Remer died in an Aitkin County car crash Thursday afternoon, the Minnesota State Patrol said. Two vehicles collided at Highway 200 and Aitkin County Road 10 around 1:30 p.m.
Teen Hurt After Boulder Hits Car In Southeast MinnesotaThe Minnesota State Patrol says Sydney Fleck, of Red Wing, was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries after the incident.