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Polk County-- Two people are hurt after a crash on Highway 2 at 7:15 p.m. on Tuesday in Polk County. A 31-year-old man from East Grand Forks was driving a plumbing and heating truck and rear ended a pick up truck driven by 55-year-old David Neset. Neset and a passenger, 64-year-old Leslie Neset, were taken to Riverview Hospital to be treated for non-life threatning injuries. Information on the East Grand Forks man has not yet been released.
Minot, ND-- A man is hurt after a crash on the U.S. 83 Bypass and 7th Ave. SW. in Minot at 9:17p.m. on Tuesday. 45-year-old Derrick Larsen rear ended a semi-truck that was stopped on the bypass and waiting to turn onto 7th Ave. SW. 37-year-old Daniel Williams of Minot was the semi-truck driver, he was not hurt in the crash. Larsen was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol. He had severe damage to the front driver side of his Jeep. Larsen was taken to Trinity Hospital to be treated for his injuries.
Welcome to your news update. FARGO ROAD CLOSURE Parts of a bust Fargo road are back open this morning after a water main break. It was reported just before 1:00 this morning. It happened at 7th Avenue North and University Drive. Water had a hard time going down drains in the area because the cold temperatures causedit to freeze. The street department was on-scene working to make repairs. The road should no longer affect your morning commute. OFFICER ON ADMINISTRATIVE LEAVE
FARGO - University Drive S. was closed off at 7th Ave. N. Jan. 9 due to a water main break. The city will be responsible for the water clean-up and repairs. An on-call worker was dispatched to shut off the water and fix it, which will take a while according to an official on the scene. Water is having a hard time going down drains because it is freezing due to cold temperatures. Stick with your news leader as we follow this developing story.
Welcome to your news update. POLICE APPREHEND WOMAN THREATENING TO HURT HERSELF Fargo police were able to defuse a situation where they believed a suicidal woman was armed with a weapon.
OTTER TAIL COUNTY, Minn. - A man was hurt after a rollover crash on Interstate 94, east of Dalton at 11:06 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 7. Twenty-one-year-old Hassan Fofana of Champlin, Minn. was westbound on the highway when his car left the road and rolled over in the median. Road conditions were icy at the time of the crash, according to the accident report. Fofana treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
Welcome to your news update. GENERAL STORE FIRE Crews are still battling flames this morning after a fire broke out last night at the Langdon's General Store.
Wadena County, MN-- A woman is hurt after her car hit a semi-truck on Highway 71 around mile post 249 at 4:11 p.m. on Thursday. 34-year-old Mary Byman of Verndale, MN was driving south on the highway when she crossed over into the northbound lanes and hit the semi-truck below the driver side door. 60-year-old Michael Erickson of Osakis, MN was the driver of the semi-truck and was not hurt in the crash.
Langdon, ND-- A fire broke out at Langdon's General Store on 802 3rd street at 8:30 p.m. on Thursday. Crews arrived on the scene and saw flames shooting through the roof of the building. An insurance company is also attached to the building and employees were able to run inside and save some things that were in it. No one was hurt in the fire and a cause is unknown at this time. According to officials, the fire is still burning and is expected to keep burning throughout most of the day.
Welcome to your news update. GRAIN ELEVATOR EXPLOSION Fire crews were still on scene in East Grand Forks this morning keeping an eye out for hot spots after an explosion.