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March 8, 2013
State Patrol hopes on-board computer will shed light on truck accident
MENOMONIE - The State Patrol hopes an on-board computer will provide clues as to why a semi-truck crossed a freeway median and plunged into the Red Cedar River near Menomonie on Tuesday. Dunn County's medical examiner said 25-year-old Batrodin Siyad and 26-year-old Mohammed Malin,...
March 8, 2013 - 5:35pm
March 6, 2013
Second body finally recovered from Red Cedar River
MENOMONIE - The Wisconsin State Patrol reports it has recovered the body of a second victim from yesterday's fatal crash of a semi tractor trailer truck in western Wisconsin yesterday. Passenger Mohammed Malin was one of two Minnesota men killed when the truck slid off Interstate...
March 6, 2013 - 8:39pm
Victims identifed in semi accident near Menomonie
A search continued this morning for a Minneapolis man presumed dead after the semi-truck he was in plunged into the Red Cedar River off Interstate-94 near Menomonie. The driver of the rig was pulled from the river late yesterday morning. He's been identified as 25-year-old Batrodin...
March 6, 2013 - 9:16am
March 5, 2013
UPDATE: Accidents causing I-94 slowdowns; Red Cedar bridge crash now cleared
Traffic accidents near Hudson and Menomonie caused temporary slowdowns for travelers Tuesday morning. The State Patrol announced about 10:10...
March 5, 2013 - 6:28pm
Semi drives off bridge over Red Cedar River, closes parts of I-94
MENOMONIE - Parts of I-94 are closed in western Wisconsin after a semi-truck left the freeway and plunged over a bridge into the Red Cedar River near Menomonie at 3:50 a.m. today. The State Patrol said a rescue team was called to try to find the driver. The incident happened just...
March 5, 2013 - 9:10am
March 3, 2013
Six from Wisconsin killed in auto accident in Kentucky
ELIZABETHTOWN Ken. - Six people from the same Wisconsin family were killed when their SUV was rear-ended by a tractor-trailer truck on a Kentucky interstate Saturday morning. The family, from Marion, was returning from a trip to Orlando, Florida. Two children in the burning SUV...
March 3, 2013 - 12:37pm
March 2, 2013
Car in crash in Ellsworth's west business district
Car in crash A Ford Taurus was involved in an accident at Kinne and Oak streets in Ellsworth's west business district Friday. The accident,...
March 2, 2013 - 1:10pm
February 26, 2013
UPDATED: Injured snowmobiler in serious condition
Joshua W. Brookshaw, 37, of rural Ellsworth, was transported directly to Regions Hospital in St. Paul early Tuesday after he lost control of his snowmobile and was ejected. Pierce County Chief Deputy Jason Matthys provided the victim's name and age later Tuesday morning. In an...
February 26, 2013 - 7:55am
February 25, 2013
Alcohol the major cause of Wisconsin snowmobile crashes
Once again this winter, alcohol is the major reason that people dying in Wisconsin snowmobile crashes. There have been 15 deaths this season, and the D-N-R's Gary Eddy says at least 11 have involved alcohol. A year ago, there were only 10 total snowmobile deaths in the Badger State...
February 25, 2013 - 10:05am
Prescott man hurt in snowmobile crash
A 40-year-old Prescott man was said to have suffered a lower back injury Saturday night when he lost control of his snowmobile after hitting a bump in the trail, according to the Pierce County Sheriff's Department. Matthew Krech was transported by ambulance from the county trail...
February 25, 2013 - 7:47am
February 23, 2013
Superior man killed from fall down warehouse shaft
SUPERIOR - A 65-year-old man was killed in Superior, after he fell about 10-feet down an elevator shaft while moving furniture in a dark warehouse. He was identified yesterday as Douglas Moen. Police said he and two other men were working when Moen tried to find a light switch near...
February 23, 2013 - 11:07am
February 21, 2013
Two die as snowmobile falls into Lake Superior
BAYFIELD - Two men were killed after the snowmobile they were riding fell into Lake Superior near Madeline Island. Ashland County authorities said the two left Bayfield around 9:30 last night - and somebody reported them missing 12 hours later. A short time later, rescuers found...
February 21, 2013 - 4:03pm
February 19, 2013
Evening State News Briefs: Snow causes accidents in eastern Wisconsin
This morning's snow in much of Wisconsin may have caused at least one death. Winnebago County sheriff's deputies are trying to determine if icy roads caused a crash that killed a motorist about 6:30 a-m on Highway 26 southwest of Oshkosh. Authorities said a box truck was going north...
February 19, 2013 - 5:52pm
Minnesota News Briefs: Arena turned into shelter for stranded motorists
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- The Alerus Center in Grand Forks was turned into a storm shelter overnight for a couple hundred stranded travelers due to blizzard conditions in northwest Minnesota. Red Cross Regional Communications Director Brian Shawn says they originally planned for 40 to...
February 19, 2013 - 5:44pm
Hudson grad, Stillwater resident dies in snowmobile accident
BAYPORT, Minn. - The son of a Stillwater restaurateur died in a snowmobile accident on the St. Croix River last weekend. Billy Meister, 22, Stillwater, broke through the ice on the St. Croix River about 100 feet off shore near the King Power Plant in Bayport, Feb. 16, according to...
February 19, 2013 - 9:28am