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August 20, 2010
Head-on crash with dump truck near Menahga, kills one Thursday
MENAHGA, Minn. - One person was killed when a car and dump truck collided head-on Thursday night near here. Authorities have not yet released the name of the deceased driver of a 2004 Volkswagen sedan involved in the crash. Dustin J. Berttunen, 28, of Menahga, Minn., was the driver...
August 20, 2010 - 9:01am
August 18, 2010
Update: Concrete truck, car collide Wed morning on Hwy 71/23, both drivers refuse medical attention
Update 4 p.m.
August 18, 2010 - 4:16pm
Truck accident slows traffic on highway north of Willmar
Soundbound U.S. Highway 71/23 north of Willmar was reduced to one lane of traffic for over one hour Wednesday morning after a Duininck Co. concrete...
August 18, 2010 - 9:00am
April 29, 2010
UPDATE: Highway 7 remains closed to 6 p.m. due to fatal accident
COSMOS -- State Highway 7 at Cosmos will be closed until 6 p.m., according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation's www.511mn.org website. The highway has been closed since around 7:30 a.m. this morning due to a fatal crash involving two semi trucks and a passenger car. The...
April 29, 2010 - 9:17am
March 10, 2010
Semi driver escapes injury in crash with train
GRANITE FALLS -- A Hanley Falls man was not injured in truck-train accident around 8 a.m. Wednesday south of Granite Falls. According to the Yellow Medicine County Sheriff's Office, Allen Stengel was driving a semi, pulling a trailer that was struck by a train as it crossed the tracks...
March 10, 2010 - 12:14pm
January 7, 2010
Private dancer's complaint leads to DUI arrest at Fargo truckstop
FARGO, N.D. - Police responding to a complaint by a private dancer who said she wasn't allowed to leave after performing in a semi truck ended up arresting the trucker on suspicion of DUI and open container. The trucker at the Flying J Travel Plaza in south Fargo paid for the dance...
January 7, 2010 - 1:49pm
November 11, 2009
Madison woman hurt in crash at Hector
HECTOR -- A 46-year-old Madison woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash around 7:10 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of U.S. Highway 212 and State Highway 4 in Hector. According to the State Patrol, Maria M. Lavoie was driving a 2006 International truck that struck a 2001 Chevy...
November 11, 2009 - 9:27am
October 31, 2009
October 31, 2009 - 12:00am
October 20, 2009
Truck rolls on ramp from Highway 71 to Highway 23
The driver of a semi-truck was taken by Willmar Ambulance to Rice Memorial Hospital for treatment of injuries sustained in rollover crash around...
October 20, 2009 - 9:34am
October 14, 2009
Wahpeton area sugar beet truck driver accused of negligent homicide
WAHPETON, N.D. - The driver of a sugar beet truck involved in a crash that killed a Wahpeton woman has been charged with negligent homicide. Fifty-two-year-old Cathleen Dean of Barney faces up to five years in prison and a $5,000 fine if convicted. She has not yet entered a plea. The...
October 14, 2009 - 6:47am
September 30, 2009
Driver escapes injury after semi tips over
September 30, 2009 - 11:16pm
July 6, 2009
Fire chief recommends selling 1982 fire truck
WILLMAR -- Willmar Chief Marv Calvin is recommending City Council members agree to sell the department's 1982 Ford Luverne pumper because the...
July 6, 2009 - 12:00am
January 2, 2009
Snow plow, sugar beet truck collide near BNSF train crossing in rural Breckenridge
BRECKENRIDGE, Minn. - A collision between a snow plow and a sugar beet truck this morning has stopped train traffic south of here. The State Patrol and the Wilkin County Sheriff's Department responded to the crash that occurred around 5:15 a.m.
January 2, 2009 - 6:00am
December 28, 2008
Man rescued after truck goes through ice on Willmar Lake
WILLMAR - A 73-year-old Willmar man was treated for hypothermia Saturday evening after his pickup truck broke through the ice on Willmar Lake. A...
December 28, 2008 - 3:36pm
December 22, 2008
Truck breaks through ice on Diamond Lake
ATWATER -- An ice fisherman driving back to shore from his fish house escaped unharmed when his 1996 Chevrolet Tahoe broke through the ice at around 10 p.m. Saturday night on Diamond Lake. Brandon Kragenbring, Atwater, said the truck broke through the ice when he was a few hundred...
December 22, 2008 - 12:00am