POV Video Shows Deadly Outcome Of Distracted Driving, First-HandSam Hicks got an alert on his phone and looked down at it for just eight seconds; eight seconds at 63 miles per hour took the life of 54-year-old Robert Bursick.
Westbound Highway 36 In Maplewood Reopened After Fatal Crash A stretch of westbound Highway 36 in Maplewood is now open after being closed Friday morning due to a fatal crash.
Trolley Catches Fire On Highway 36 Near Cleveland AvenueThe Minnesota State Patrol said they responded to a trolley engulfed in flames on Highway 36 near Cleveland Avenue in St. Paul. The patrol said there are no injuries and the incident is under investigation.
Portion Of Westbound 36 Closed For Sign Structure DamageA damaged overhead sign structure led to the closure of westbound Highway 36 between Rice Street in Little Canada and Dale Street in Roseville, the Minnesota Department of Transportation said. The road is expected to be closed for a few hours Saturday evening.
Semi Driver Gets Year In Prison For Fatal Distracted Driving CrashSamuel Wayne Hicks issued a brief apology to the victims family before he was led off to jail.
Update: Highway 36 Near Stillwater Reopens After Semi RolloverThe Minnesota State Patrol says Highway 36 near Stillwater is back open tonight after a semi caught fire.
State Patrol: Bicyclist Gary Michel Killed By Truck In Pine SpringsThe Minnesota State Patrol says a bicyclist from St. Paul was killed Wednesday afternoon after being struck by a pickup truck in Pine Springs.
Expected Wet Weekend Postpones Highway 36 ClosureThe stretch of highway from Century Avenue to Interstate 694 was scheduled to close over the weekend.
Bicyclist Dies In Oakdale SUV CrashThe Minnesota State Patrol says a 51-year-old man died in a bicycle accident around 3:30 p.m. Friday in Oakdale. The White Bear Lake man crossed Highway 36 and Hadley Avenue in front of a GMC Yukon traveling eastbound, the patrol says.
Semi Driver In Fatal Crash Was On Cellphone, Charges AllegeThe semi's in-cabin camera showed the driver had, at one point, been looking at his phone for eight seconds at one point.
Wisconsin Man Killed In Crash On Highway 36The State Patrol says at least one person is dead after a crash Tuesday afternoon on Highway 36 in the east metro.
Oakdale Police Seek Possible Road Rage ShooterOakdale police are investigating a possible road rage shooting Wednesday afternoon near Highway 36.
State Patrol: Man Seriously Hurt In Maplewood RolloverA 20-year-old North St. Paul man was critically hurt in a rollover crash early Saturday morning in Maplewood.
Parts Of 2 Minnesota Roads Dedicated To Fallen OfficersGov. Mark Dayton signed two bills into law Tuesday that will mark portions of two Minnesota roads as memorials for officers who have lost their lives while in the line of duty.
State Patrol: Motorcyclist Killed In Little Canada CrashA motorcyclist from Blaine was killed Wednesday afternoon after a sideswipe collision with a vehicle in Little Canada, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Officers responded to the crash at about 12:03 p.m. on Interstate 35E near Highway 36.