Chisago County, MN Accidents

Rain May Have Contributed to Fatal Crash in East-Central MN

Lindstrom, MN (KROC-AM News) - Authorities in east-central Minnesota say a rain slickened road surface may have contributed to a fatal traffic crash Friday night. The Lakes Area Police Department in Lindstrom says the Chisago County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call about 10:45 PM concerning a single-vehicle crash on a rural road. Emergency responders discovered a vehicle had left the road on a curve and slid sideways into the ditch until the driver's side smashed into a telephone pole.
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Minneapolis Star Tribune

Driver killed in crash along wet road north of the Twin Cities

A driver skidded of a wet east-central Minnesota road and died, authorities in Chisago County said. The wreck occurred about 10:45 p.m. Friday on eastbound Stacy Trail at N. Meadow Curve, the Lakes Area Police Department said. The car went into the ditch and struck a telephone pole, according to...

Thomas Kieger Killed In Chisago County Crash With Semi

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Shoreview man was killed in a crash with a semi truck in eastern Minnesota Tuesday morning. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, 68-year-old Thomas Kieger was driving north on Highway 95 in Franconia Township just before 7:30 a.m. when he crossed the center line and hit the semi.