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A little snow makes for a lot of accidents on Minnesota roads

In a 16-hour period there were 189 crashes on Minnesota roads and even more spin-outs. The State Patrol says 22 injuries were reported.
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In a 16-hour period there were 189 crashes on Minnesota roads and even more spin-outs. The State Patrol says 22 injuries were reported.

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