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Increased Patrol Sunday To Remind Of 'Move Over Law'

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – You may see more State Troopers on Minnesota highways Sunday. The State Patrol and local law enforcement are holding saturation patrols to remind drivers of the Ted Foss Move Over Law. 147 more words


Extra patrols out for holiday weekend

Labor Day weekend is historically one of the most dangerous times out on area roads. Authorities say they will be in full force, cracking down on drunk driving. 119 more words


Woman Hit By 2 Cars, Killed In Mille Lacs County

GARRISON, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota State Patrol says a 57-year-old woman died after she was hit by two vehicles in Mille Lacs County.

Authorities say Linda Pettner was on foot and in the northbound traffic lane of Highway 169 south of Garrison when she was hit on Friday night. 39 more words


Minnesota crash injures one

ST. PAUL, Minn. – One person is hurt after a two-vehicle accident in Olmsted County.

The Minnesota State Patrol says 16-year-old Kaylie J. Bernard of Chatfield was driving west on County Road 10 when she collided with the northbound vehicle driven by 71-year-old Gary M. 44 more words


Motorcycle-deer accident in south Minnesota

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Two people on a motorcycle are hurt after hitting a deer.

The Minnesota State Patrol says 66-year-old Gerald H. Miller of Mound, MN was eastbound on Highway 16 in Fillmore County near milepost 251 when a deer came out of the ditch and collided with the cycle. 27 more words


Secondary auto accident injures three

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Three Minnesotans are hurt after a two-vehicle accident on Highway 218 in Steele County.

The Minnesota State Patrol says a Ford Ranger driven by 17-year-old Zachary P. 64 more words


Mpls. Police: I-394 ‘Crisis Situation’ Ends Positively

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minneapolis Police say there was a positive ending to a “crisis situation” Friday morning near Interstate 394 and Penn Avenue.

The nature of the incident, which police say occurred just before 6 a.m., was not disclosed. 31 more words