DPS: More Minnesotans Buckling Up; Record Low Seat Belt Citations Issued During CampaignOfficials say more Minnesotans are choosing to buckle up after seat belt citations dropped to a record low during the annual “Click It or Ticket” campaign.
Teen Killed Seconds After Taking Off Seat Belt To Take A SelfieThe parents of a 16-year-old ejected from a car after she removed her seat belt to take a selfie are turning their grief into action.
More Than 7,000 Ticketed During Buckle Up CampaignSafety officials say one of the more than 7,000 people pulled over for seat belt violations in the last few weeks was a woman with a 4-year-old child on her lap. The child was helping to steer the car.
Teen Killed In Dodge County Rollover Crash ID'dAn 18-year-old Dodge Center man who was killed in a rollover crash Friday afternoon has been identified. The Minnesota State Patrol says Logan Maas died when the Ford Taurus he was in went off the road on 275th Avenue, just north of Dodge County Road 5.
Increased Seat Belt Enforcement Through Oct. 25Starting this weekend and continuing until the end of the month, there’ll be extra seat belt enforcement on Minnesota roads.
Law Enforcement Begin Extra Seat Belt Enforcement EffortMore than 300 law enforcement agencies across Minnesota are beginning an effort to ticket motorists who don't wear a seat belt.
Police Begin 'Click It Or Ticket' CampaignPolice across Minnesota want to make sure everyone is wearing their seat belts as part of their latest "Click It or Ticket" campaign. The Department of Safety put out a new public service announcement last weekend comparing the impact of a crash without a seatbelt to falling from a tall building.
Seat Belt Patrols Stepped Up In 10 Minn. Counties The Minnesota State Patrol is planning extra seat belt enforcement next week in the 10 greater Minnesota counties that have seen the highest number of unbelted deaths and injuries.
Study: Minn. Seat Belt Law Is Saving LivesA Minnesota law is being credited with saving lives behind the wheel.
DPS: Lack Of Seat Belts Added To Jan. Road DeathsThe Department of Public Safety (DPS) announced a sobering statistic when it comes to wearing a seat belt -- 13 of the 18 motorists killed in January weren't buckled up.
Peterson Ticketed For Seat Belt ViolationVikings running back Adrian Peterson was hit Monday afternoon -- with a seat belt violation.
No Traffic Deaths For This Year's Christmas WeekendThis Christmas weekend marked a milestone on Minnesota roads. For the first time in four years, there were no traffic deaths.
Teen Talks About Surviving Crash From OverpassA 16-year-old girl is living proof that seat belts save lives. Gwen Nelson was driving to Eastview High School around 7:00 Tuesday morning, when she hit some slick ice that started a chain reaction, sending her SUV flying over the guardrail, where it was crushed 20 feet below.
9-Year-Old Girl Ejected From Car, SurvivesThe family of a 9-year-old girl has a lot to be thankful for after she survived getting ejected from a car in an accident early Thursday morning.