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Updated: Five injured in three-vehicle crash in Willmar
December 17, 2013
State Patrol investigating fatal crash northeast of Litchfield
LITCHFIELD — The State Patrol is investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash reported this morning at the intersection of State Highway 24 and 670th Avenue in Meeker County. According to the Patrol's website, more information will be given as it becomes available.
December 17, 2013 - 10:33am
October 28, 2013
Every State Patrol Trooper on patrol Tuesday
WILLMAR — Every State Patrol trooper, supervisor and investigator in the St. Cloud district of the Patrol will be on the road working for increased visibility and taking enforcement action Tuesday as part of enhanced patrols to address fatal crashes. The trooper enforcement...
October 28, 2013 - 11:18am
Maple Grove man hurt in crash west of Willmar
WILLMAR — A 47-year-old Maple Grove man was taken to Rice Memorial Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries sustained in a two-vehicle crash around 10 p.m. Sunday west of Willmar. According to the State Patrol, Peter A. Nygard was driving a 2001 Saturn westbound...
October 28, 2013 - 9:01am
October 24, 2013
UPDATE: Fatal crash at Highway 7 near Lake Lillian
LAKE LILLIAN — The Minnesota State Patrol and local law enforcement are on the scene of a fatal motor vehicle crash at State Highway 7 and...
October 24, 2013 - 10:16am
October 23, 2013
Updated: Driver airlifted after head-on crash east of Kandiyohi on Highway 12
KANDIYOHI — A 26-year-old Milbank, S.D., man had to be extricated from his vehicle after the car crashed head-on into a pickup around 3:50 p.m. Tuesday east of Kandiyohi on U.S. Highway 12. According to updated information from the State Patrol, Jordan T. Volkenant was then...
October 23, 2013 - 8:45am
October 22, 2013
Serious traffic crash east of Kandiyohi on Highway 12
KANDIYOHI — The State Patrol and other emergency responders are on the scene of a serious, head-on crash east of Kandiyohi on U.S. Highway 12. According to the Patrol, more information about the crash will be released as it becomes available. The crash was reported around 3:50...
October 22, 2013 - 4:32pm
September 30, 2013
Driver killed in crash east of Dassel
DASSEL — The name of a driver killed in a motor vehicle crash this morning just east of Dassel will be released Tuesday. According to the State Patrol, the crash, involving a passenger car and a semi truck, was reported around 7:10 a.m. along U.S. Highway 12 east of Meeker County...
September 30, 2013 - 11:14am
August 7, 2013
State Patrol investigating injury crash south of Litchfield
LITCHFIELD — The State Patrol is investigating a two-vehicle injury crash reported around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday south of Litchfield. According to the Meeker County Sheriff's Office, the crash was reported via 911 call and deputies, the State Patrol, Cross Ambulance and Litchfield...
August 7, 2013 - 8:45am
July 17, 2013
Litchfield woman killed in crash
KIMBALL - A 72-year-old Litchfield woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash reported around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday along State Highway 24 in Meeker County. According to the State Patrol and the Meeker County Sheriff's Office, Gloria J. Nething was westbound in a 1999 Plymouth minivan...
July 17, 2013 - 8:14am
July 11, 2013
Four people hurt in crash north of Montevideo
MONTEVIDEO — Four people were injured in a two-vehicle crash around 12:30 p.m. today at the intersection of State Highway 29 and County Road 13 north of Montevideo. According to the State Patrol, Aftab A. Khan, 44, of Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, was driving a 1997 Honda eastbound...
July 11, 2013 - 4:42pm
June 4, 2013
State Patrol investigating serious injury crash on U.S. Highway 71
OLIVIA — The State Patrol and the Renville and Redwood County sheriff’s offices responded to a two-vehicle head-on collision around 9:10 a.m. this morning along U.S. Highway 71. According to the State Patrol, a 2000 Ford Mustang was northbound and a 2007 Volvo semi tractor...
June 4, 2013 - 1:41pm
May 31, 2013
Holloway woman killed in crash at Montevideo
MONTEVIDEO — A 75-year-old Holloway woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash around 5:45 p.m. Thursday at the intersection of County Road 15 and U.S. Highway 59/State Highway 7. According to the State Patrol, Joan M. Arnold was a passenger in a 2013 Chrysler van driven by her...
May 31, 2013 - 9:29am
May 21, 2013
Update: Villard man killed in Pope County crash
GLENWOOD — A 75-year-old Villard man was killed in a two-vehicle fatal crash around 10:30 a.m. this morning along State Highway 28 south of...
May 21, 2013 - 11:53am
May 15, 2013
Milan, Dawson women to hospital after Montevideo crash
MONTEVIDEO — Two women were taken to Chippewa County-Montevideo Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries sustained in a two vehicle crash around 11:30 a.m. Wednesday in Montevideo. According to the State Patrol, Burnette G. Larson, 89, of Milan, was driving a...
May 15, 2013 - 1:23pm
May 9, 2013
Three hurt in rollover crash south of Cosmos
COSMOS — Three passengers in a vehicle that rolled several times Wednesday evening south of Cosmos were taken to two hospitals for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. According to the State Patrol, Joshua Lies, 24, of Cosmos, was driving a 1998 Ford Escort around 7:45...
May 9, 2013 - 10:16am