Man Gets Jail Sentence In Fatal March CrashThe man who pleaded guilty in the crash that killed a Fulbright Scholar from Richfield in March has been sentenced to one year in jail. In July, Neftali Paolo Ramirez pleaded guilty to drinking before the fatal March 8 crash in Burnsville.
2 Die, 1 Arrested After 2-Vehicle Crash In Sauk RapidsPolice say two people have died and a man has been arrested after a two-vehicle crash in central Minnesota. Sauk Rapids police say the crash happened around 11:20 p.m. Saturday.
1 Dead After Head-On Collision With Semi-Truck In Yellow Medicine CountyOne person is dead after colliding with a semi-truck, head-on in Yellow Medicine County Friday morning.
Teen Runs Red Light, Killing Father Of 3 In BeckerA teenager running a red light is blamed for a deadly crash Tuesday night on Highway 10 in Sherburne County. Chuck Maurer, 54, was killed and seven others hurt when a pickup carrying four teens blew through the stoplight at about 8 p.m. at the intersection of County Road 11.
2 Injured When Car Drives Into St. Louis Park RestaurantA car drove through a St. Louis Park restaurant Wednesday afternoon, according to a city official. The accident happened just before 1 p.m. at Yum! Kitchen and Bakery at 4000 Minnetonka Blvd.
Drunk Driver Who Killed Fulbright Scholar SentencedA Bloomington man pleaded guilty Wednesday to one count of criminal vehicular homicide for a crash that killed a Richfield woman. The Dakota County Attorney's Office says 26-year-old Neftali Paolo Ramirez admitted to drinking before the fatal crash in Burnsville on March 8.
Study: Sleep Pill Takers 2X More Likely To Have Daytime Car AccidentsNearly seven percent of the population takes prescription sleep medications like Restoril or Ambien to sleep. But the American Journal of Public Health says those who take these pills at night are twice as likely to have a car accident during the day.
Minneapolis Man Charged In Pedal Pub CrashA Minneapolis man faces six counts of criminal vehicular operation after he drove into the back of a Pedal Pub Wednesday night -- injuring several riders. The Hennepin County Attorney's Office says Mershon Leroy Corbett, 35, crashed his Chevrolet Monte Carlo into the back of a Pedal Pub on the Hennepin Avenue Bridge
Police: Man Assaults, Steals Car Of Good Samaritan A 27-year-old man was arrested Thursday night after he assaulted and stole the car of a Good Samaritan who stopped to help him when he crashed into a ditch in Wright County.
State Patrol: At Least 1 Dead In Jackson Co. CrashAt least one person is dead in a car crash in Jackson County Thursday night. The Minnesota State Patrol says the crash happened just before 7 p.m. on County Road 29 at County Road 34.
Long Road To Recovery Ahead For Saxophonist Pat MackinThe Minneapolis music community is planning a fundraiser for a saxophone player who was severely injured in an accident. Pat Mackin was driving home from a gig at the Minnesota Music Café on Dec. 3, 2014, when he was broadsided by another car.
Man Crashes Stolen Car Into St. Paul Gas StationA man is in the hospital Tuesday morning after crashing a stolen car into a St. Paul gas station, according to police. St. Paul police said a bait car was stolen around 2:37 a.m. Tuesday morning. A police pursuit ensued on Interstate 94 until the driver crashed the vehicle at a Minnoco gas station on the corner of Marshall Avenue and Cretin Avenue.
Car Slams Into House In West St. PaulA police chase ended in West St Paul, with the car crashing into a home. It happened at the corner of Andrews and Curtice Streets.
Marine On St. Croix Woman Dies After SUV Hits TreeA 42-year-old driver is dead after hitting a tree Thursday afternoon in Washington County. The Minnesota State Patrol says the fatal crash happened at about 2:46 p.m. on Highway 95 at Nason Hill Road.
Sebeka Teen Killed in Hubbard Co. Rollover CrashA teenager was killed Friday morning in a rollover crash in Hubbard County. The Minnesota State Patrol says the crash happened at about 11:42 a.m. on Highway 200 near Highway 64. A Ford Taurus, driven by 19-year-old Hailey Bergstrom of Sebeka