You are browsing the archive for deadly.

SW Minnesota has a deadly weekend

May 31, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Preliminary crash reports through the Minnesota Department of Public Safety indicate four people were killed during the Memorial Day weekend in vehicle crashes or as the result of a crash. Continue Reading

Teenage driver of converted semitrailer had a provisional driver’s license (video)

April 2, 2012 in West Central Tribune

KANSAS CITY, Mo. A 17-year-old boy with a provisional driver’s license was behind the wheel when a converted semitrailer crashed on a Kansas highway, killing five members of his Minnesota family who were on vacation to see a motocross race, authorities said Monday. Continue Reading

Deadly crash on Interstate 90

January 25, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

ALEXANDRIA, S.D. A Humboldt, S.D., woman died in a four-vehicle crash Wednesday on an icy and foggy stretch of Interstate 90 about four miles east of Alexandria. Continue Reading

A deadly week on Minnesota roads

August 10, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Rock County Sheriff offers advice about safe driving practices
WORTHINGTON Since Aug. 1, 14 people have been killed on state roads, according to the Minnesota State Patrol (MSP). Continue Reading

Minn. House OKs bill expanding deadly force rights — Gretchen Hoffman sponsors similar bill in Senate

May 15, 2011 in DL-Online

Republicans supported expanding the right to use deadly force during rare Saturday night debate, but opponents claimed the bill could create Minnesota murderers who could not be prosecuted. Continue Reading

Seat belt enforcement starts today

October 7, 2010 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Area law enforcement officials start a seat belt enforcement campaign today, with extra patrols enforcing the state’s primary seat belt law. The law allows officers to stop and ticket those not wearing their belts or securing their children in proper child safety seats.
Continue Reading

Name released in Rock County fatal

September 2, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

BEAVER CREEK A 21-year-old Ohio man was killed at approximately 2:30 p.m. Wednesday on Interstate 90 when his vehicle drifted into the median, went through a guardrail and collided with the bridge pillar on Minnesota 23. Continue Reading

Man faces charges for incident with gun and sheriff’s deputies

August 5, 2010 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Kenneth Alvin Christensen, 56, of Paynesville, made his first court appearance Thursday on three felony charges for allegedly pointing a gun at a sheriff’s deputy Monday evening.
Continue Reading