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NW Minn. State Trooper Recognized For Encounter With Elderly Man

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Minnesota State Patrol officer in northwestern Minnesota is being hailed as a “Super Trooper” after an encounter with an elderly man earlier this week. 141 more words


Poor visibility blamed for crash

ST. PAUL, Minn. – One person was hurt in a two-vehicle accident Wednesday morning in Dodge County.

The Minnesota State Patrol says 36-year-old Kimberly C. Stencel of Mapleton was driving east on U.S. 69 more words

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Rollover accident in southern Minnesota

ST. PAUL, Minn. – A single vehicle accident hurts one person in Olmsted County.

The Minnesota State Patrol says 20-year-old Tarrance A. Collier of Bloomington was driving west on Interstate 90 when the vehicle went out of control near milepost 225 and rolled. 24 more words

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MN State Patrol: 305 Crashes, 21 Injured Friday Morning

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota State Patrol is reminding motorists to use their seat belts, slow down and increase following distances after hundreds of crashes in the metro area Friday morning. 55 more words


Albert Lea driver hurt in rollover accident

ST. PAUL, Minn. – An Albert Lea resident was hurt in a Faribault County auto accident.

The Minnesota State Patrol says 27-year-old Lacey A. Sutter was driving west on Interstate 90, near milepost 190, when the vehicle went into the median for about 1500 feet before reentering the roadway sideways, crossing the westbound lanes and rolling into the ditch. 39 more words

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Delayed DUI: why driving the morning after a night of drinking could cost you

ROCHESTER, Minn. – Getting in a car and driving the morning after a night of drinking can put you at the same risk of getting a DUI as it can the night before. 126 more words

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State Patrol Investigates Fatal Crash In Owatonna

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — One person was killed Saturday afternoon in a car crash in Owatonna.

The Minnesota State Patrol says the fatal crash happened at about 1:42 p.m. 71 more words