Minnesota Department of Public Safety

Hinckley crash

Fatal crash that closed north I-35 caused when SUV crossed median

The incident occurred Friday afternoon one mile south of Hinckley in eastern Minnesota.

motorcycle

Deaths on Minnesota roads in 2021 at highest level in more than a decade

There have been a total of eight motorcyclist fatalities on Minnesota roads this year.

driver's license

More than 130K Minnesotans have one week to renew their licenses, IDs

About 300,000 Minnesotans license or ID expiration dates were extended to March 31 due to COVID. Now they're about to expire.

Car crash

'Grim' milestone: Minnesota's traffic deaths reach 364, tying 2019 total

“With fewer vehicles on the road during the 2020 pandemic, the loss of life on Minnesota roads is beyond disappointing."

traffic stop

MN driver's manual now says what to do when you're pulled over and have a gun

The change comes four years after Philando Castile was fatally shot by police during a traffic stop during which he said he had a gun.

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DPS commissioner says George Floyd death looked like a 'murder'

It's the first time anyone from law enforcement has called it a murder.

Road deaths in Minnesota were up across the board in 2018

380 people died in 2018, up from 358 in 2017.