Chaska Ordered To Pay $1M To Family Of Woman Killed By Police On Hwy 212A federal judge has ordered the city of Chaska to pay $1 million to the family of a woman killed by police in 2014 – and hundreds of thousands in attorney fees.
MnDOT: Motorist Stops On Highway In Chaska Because Of MouseThe Minnesota Department of Transportation says a small rodent caused a motorist to stop off of a highway in Chaska Tuesday morning.
Hwy. 212 Reopens Following Fatal Broadside CrashA fatal broadside crash has closed one direction of traffic on Highway 212 and reduced it down to one lane in the opposite direction. The crash happened near Pioneer Trail, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. A 2007 Buick LaCrosse apparently lost control on the bridge over Bluff Creek and went through the median into oncoming traffic.
State Patrol: Motorcyclist Killed In Eden Prairie CrashA motorcyclist died Sunday night in a crash involving three vehicles in the west Twin Cities metro, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Authorities received a report of the crash at about 6:23 p.m. on Highway 212 at the exit to Valley View Road in Eden Prairie.
Family Of Woman Killed In Hwy 212 Shooting Sues Officer, ChaskaThe family of a woman shot and killed by police</a> on Highway 212 last year is suing Chaska Police. The lawsuit says that Dawn Pfister was a hostage and was needlessly shot and killed by Chaska Police. Pfister was in a car driven by her boyfriend, Mathew Serbus, last February. Their car rear ended another vehicle, and they fled the scene. Police began a high-speed chase.
Vigil Held For Man, Woman Killed In Hwy 212 StandoffFriends gathered for a candlelight vigil at the Maple Grove Arboretum Saturday night to remember the two people killed after a high-speed chase on Highway 212 last week. Police shot and killed 36-year-old Matthew Serbus of Brooklyn Center and 34-year-old Dawn Pfister of Delavan, Wis. Their deaths followed a chase with police though Eden Prairie on Highway 212 on Feb. 7. "It's just really shocking," said Serbus' friend Sarah Higgins. "You never think that's going to happen to someone you know."
2 Killed After Hwy. 212 Chase Wanted In Attempted Auto TheftThe two people who were killed after leading police on a high-speed chase through Eden Prairie, Minn. were also suspects in an earlier auto theft case, according to criminal complaints.
2 Killed In Friday’s Eden Prairie Standoff ID’dThe identities of the two suspects killed in Friday morning's police chase-turned deadly shootout have been released. According to the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's office, the deaths of Matthew Vincent Serbus, 36, and Dawn Marie Pfister, 34, have been ruled as homicides, with multiple gunshot wounds listed as the cause of death for both. The duo were killed after a police standoff in Eden Prairie at Highway 101 near Dell Road, which began as a high-speed chase in Chaska on Highway 212.
State Patrol: 2 Dead After Officer-Involved ShootingWhat began as a routine morning commute Friday down Highway 212 to Chanhassen quickly turned into a bizarre and dangerous scene.
1 Dead In Head-On Crash In OliviaA St. Paul man is dead after a head-on crash in Olivia on Wednesday afternoon, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The fatal accident occurred at 1 p.m. on Highway 212 near Highway 71 in Renville County. A 1999 Volkswagen Passat, driven by 55-year-old Bu Shwe, collided with a 2011 Dodge Ram, driven by Michael Traxler, age 31. Shwe was killed in the crash. Traxler, of Long Prairie, was unharmed, as was his passenger, 18-year-old Hope Nue of Granite Falls.
State Patrol: Fatal Crash Closes 212 In Eden PrairieAuthorities are on the scene of an apparent fatal crash that has closed Highway 212 in Eden Prairie. Authorities said the crash, which was a head-on collision involving three vehicles and three people, happened just after 8:30 a.m. in the eastbound lanes Highway 212 near Eden Prairie Road.
Cops: Man Died After Stealing Van, Crashing Into Squad CarA 22-year-old man from Hector, Minn., died last weekend after he stole a van, fled pursuing police and crashed head-on into a squad car, police said.
Semi Rollover, Multi-Car Crash Blocks Traffic On Hwy 212 A rolled-over semi is blocking traffic on both eastbound lanes of Highway 212 after a multi-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon, the State Patrol says.
Semi Full Of Beer Tips Over In Eden PrairieA semi-truck loaded with beer that was headed from Interstate 494 to Highway 212 rolled over Friday morning in Eden Prairie, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.
Highway 169 Set To Close Next Weekend A full closure of Highway 169 is scheduled for the weekend of Feb. 17-20, MNDoT said.