ROGERS, Minn. (KMSP) - One person was killed and five others were injured in a multi-vehicle crash on eastbound Interstate 94 near Rogers, Minnesota early Wednesday morning.
A semi heading westbound crossed over the median into the eastbound lanes, causing a six-vehicle crash, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. A 40-year-old Monticello man was killed and another was airlifted to North Memorial Medical Center. Four others, including the 53-year-old semi driver from St. Louis Park, received minor injuries.
Eastbound I-94 was closed completely for several hours while authorities worked to clear the crash. The freeway has since reopened.
The crash remains under investigation.
Really bad crash on 94EB near Brockton Lane. No traffic getting through pic.twitter.com/igr78b7d9y— Shayne Wells (@ShayneWellsFox9) August 15, 2018