Icy roads put hundreds in ditches

The Minnesota State patrol reported 438 crashes — 376 in the metro area — around 3 p.m. Sunday.

Icy roads put hundreds in ditches

Adam Daniels

With freezing rain came hundreds of crashes and spinouts on Minnesota roads early Sunday morning. The Minnesota State Patrol is reporting 438 crashes âÄî 376 in the metro area âÄî around 3 p.m. Sunday. From those crashes, there has been one death in Meeker County and 75 injuries. Also, there were 137 vehicles reported off the road from spinouts, 111 of them in the metro.