The State Patrol says the 21-year-old driver lost control of his vehicle and spun into a ditch, where he hit and killed two construction workers. The speed limit in the area was 70 miles per hour despite being a construction zone. Investigators say they're unsure whether the driver was speeding.
Surprising snow totals Tuesday; latest storm track for Friday winter storm
Northfield got 6 inches of snow Tuesday.
Vikings' defense could get reinforcements against Steelers
Several starters could return for a critical Thursday night matchup.
High schooler in coma, fighting for his life after ATV crash
Family members found the teen on the ground and unresponsive.
Angler officially breaks 64-year-old state muskie record
The muskellunge he caught on Nov. 22 weighed a whopping 55 pounds, 14 ounces.
4th teen COVID-19 death reported in MN is the 2nd in as many weeks
All four teenage COVID-19 deaths in the state have been reported in the past two months.
Minnesota native named to NASA's new astronaut class
When he's done training, he could be sent to the space station or the moon.
Gallery: Original Broadway Pizza auctioning off everything
Get your hands on some classic Broadway signage, train-themed decor and more.
Ex-hockey standout from Minneapolis reported missing
She was last seen December 1.
Art Shanty Projects to return to Lake Harriet this winter
The festival has made some creative changes in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and climate change.
After 'extraordinary' revenue growth, MN projects $7.7B surplus
But finance officials note there is still "significant risk" due to economic uncertainty.
Police: 'We do not believe ... speed was a factor' in construction zone crash
Investigators say they do not think a driver was speeding when he lost control, crashed into a construction zone and killed two workers on 35W in Burnsville.
2nd worker dies in 35W construction zone crash in Burnsville
Authorities say the 21-year-old driver ran off the road and crashed into a construction zone. Authorities found one of the workers dead at the scene. The other died a short time later at Hennepin County Medical Center.
Caution urged on Wisconsin's I-94 after 3 work-zone crashes
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation is again pleading with drivers to take care when traveling through an Interstate 94 construction zone where a woman was critically injured in a crash this week. It followed two other rear-end crashes in the work zone in April.
Details emerge from courthouse shooting in Grand Marais
The Duluth News Tribune says Daniel Schlienz, a former pro boxer on trial for sexual misconduct, probably left the courthouse after the jury found him guilty, then returned with a gun.
Wisconsin minors were 'hill jumping' before fatal crash
The Eau Claire County Sheriff's Department says the group of Wisconsin teenagers involved in a deadly single-vehicle crash last month were "hill jumping." Three teens, including the driver, died in the crash. Two other minors were badly injured. The Eau Claire Leader-Telegram reports the 14-year-old driver was traveling 25-35 miles per hour above the 55 mph speed limit. The county attorney will now decide whether to file any charges.
New details emerge in case of dead infant found in Mississippi River
FOX 9 reports authorities believe a woman in a white boat dropped the dead girl -- known as "Baby Angel" -- into the water on Labor Day.
Police looking for driver who hit 2 construction workers on I-94
Authorities say the driver lost control of his vehicle on the ramp from southbound 280 to I-94 in St. Paul early this morning. The driver of the vehicle then fled the scene on foot, leaving the car behind.
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