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7 people killed in deadly weekend on Minnesota roads

Authorities say seven people have been killed in car crashes over the weekend. WCCO reports the people died in five separate accidents around the state. Several other people in those incidents were injured.
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Authorities say seven people have been killed in car crashes over the weekend. WCCO reports the people died in five separate accidents around the state. Several other people in those incidents were injured.

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