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Twitter - West Hennepin Police - CR 6 crash Sept 2 2021

Police release details of fatal head-on crash in west metro

It happened on County Road 6, which is being used as a detour for the closed Highway 12.

Twitter - West Hennepin Police - CR 6 crash Sept 2 2021

At least 1 dead after 'bad crash' in west Twin Cities metro

Authorities expect the county road to be closed in both directions for hours.

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Highway 12 between Orono and Independence closed for 4 months

Crews will be making safety improvements along the "Corridor of Death."

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Bicyclist 'seriously injured' in crash with SUV on Hwy. 12

The cyclist was hit by a car as she crossed Highway 12 in Independence

Second string of burglaries under investigation in Twin Cities

This time it's in the west metro cities of Independence, Loretto and Orono.

18 year old killed on Minnesota's deadly Highway 12

Highway 12 has taken on the nickname "Corridor of Death."