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State Patrol: Biker Drove 150 MPH Before Hitting Semi

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota State Patrol says a motorcyclist is dead after a high-speed police chase on Interstate 35W near Forest Lake Tuesday.

A trooper attempted to stop a man on a 2013 Yamaha Racer at about 1:30 p.m. 187 more words


Patrol: Stop Sticks, PIT Maneuver Needed To Stop Man Fleeing In Stolen Vehicle

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota State Patrol says a 27-year-old Minneapolis man is in jail after leading authorities on a pursuit in a stolen vehicle Wednesday. 125 more words


3 Injured In Wrong-Way Crash On I-94

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Three people were injured when a wrong-way driver crashed into another car on Interstate 94 near White Bear Avenue early Monday morning. 106 more words


State Patrol: At Least 1 Dead In St. Cloud Crash

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — At least one person is dead after a car crash Saturday morning in St. Cloud, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

A Dodge Caravan taxi southbound on Highway 10 stopped at the red light East Saint Germain Street, State Patrol said. 94 more words


Rochester man hurt in crash

ELGIN TOWNSHIP, Minn. – A Rochester man was hurt in a two-vehicle accident in Wabasha County.

The Minnesota State Patrol says it happened around 7:29 am Friday.  82 more words

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Semi 'Spills The Beans' After Being Struck By Train; No Injuries

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — An accident in Polk County earlier this month has brought a new meaning to the phrase “spilling the beans.”

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a semi-truck hauling soybeans was struck by a train on March 2 at Highway 75 and County Road 23 in Polk County. 36 more words


Local mother's plea to drivers about school bus safety

ROCHESTER, Minn. – It’s how most kids get to and from school every day, and while school buses are the safety mode of transportation for children, the biggest safety issues is when they’re outside of the bus. 496 more words