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A semi tractor-trailer rig driven by a Detroit Lakes man backed into a State Patrol squad car Thursday morning in Otter Tail County. No one was hurt in the accident, according to the State Patrol. Brian T. Gibbs, 48, of Detroit Lakes was the driver of the semi.
WADENA, Minn. -- One man was killed and another seriously injured when the car they were in crossed over the center line and struck a semi head-on near here early Saturday morning. Gabriel Kemp, 23, of Bluffton was killed.
A Detroit Lakes man was injured today in a two-vehicle hit-and-run crash on Highway 10 between Audubon and Lake Park. Marcus A. Johnson, 20, of Detroit Lakes suffered non-life-threatening injuries in the rear-end collision, according to the State Patrol.
A local committee made up of officials from Detroit Lakes, Frazee, Becker County, the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce and two snowmobile clubs is doing everything it can to help speed the process of building the Heartland Trail extension between Frazee and Detroit Lakes. “It’s the DNR’s trail,” said Frazee Mayor Hank Ludtke, “we’re trying to work with them the best we can to move this forward in a logical and productive manner.” For instance, committee members are
A Frazee woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash Friday afternoon on Highway 10 in Detroit Lakes. Sandra L.
A Detroit Lakes teen was hurt in a two-vehicle broadside accident Saturday night east of Detroit Lakes on Highway 34. The State Patrol says just before 11:30 p.m.
Two people were injured in a two-vehicle collision on Highway 10 east of Perham Friday evening. Dillon L. McFadzen, 19, of Frazee and Darla M. Tucker, 28, of Fingal, N.D. both suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. Tucker was driving a 1998 Jeep Cherokee south on Otter Tail County Road 80.
Ed Smith, owner of Eagle Feather Security, said one of his employees, Ray Roberts, was lucky not to be seriously injured after his Chevy Venture minivan collided with two buffalo at County Road 143 near the Waboose Lake Trail last week. “He’s very lucky; he said a buffalo went over the roof,” Smith said.
OGEMA, Minn. – Authorities are investigating a suspicious death in a small Becker County community. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, the Becker County Sheriff’s Office and the White Earth Tribal Police Department are investigating the death of a man, who officials haven’t identified, who was run over near 370th Street East in Ogema, authorities said.
Toby the black Labrador retriever probably didn’t have to lay down his life the day he was chased by a big black bear, but if he hadn’t, a human member of his family might be dead now. Toby, an 8-year-old, 95-pound black lab owned by John Wacker of Evergreen Township, was a friendly, smart dog. He loved to sneak off and play with the neighbor kids a half-mile away. And Wacker swears he could speak English, at least two words.