The man was seen driving on the wrong side of the highway at one point.
The proposed Veterans Homes in Bemidji, Montevideo and Preston have been in the works for years.
The fire happened very early Tuesday morning.
It happened in Montevideo on Monday.
She had just graduated from Montevideo High School.
The police say they responded to a "motorcycle collision and fire."
Adam Christopher had been the police chief since 2006.
Montevideo is 130 miles west of the Twin Cities in western Minnesota.
The 18-year-old woman has taken out a restraining order against him.
A man was dead inside a home and a woman injured outside.