Northbound I-35 has reopened
The State Patrol reports that the left lane of northbound Interstate 35 outside Owatonna was closed for about 2 hours this morning due to a head-on collision. A minivan and semi crashed just after 9 a.m. this morning. The accident resulted in serious injuries, with no further details available at this time.
The State Patrol was also called to the scene of a one-vehicle rollover on Highway 14 about 1 mile west of Dodge Center this morning. A vehicle operated by 19-year-old Mason Moreno of Hayfield lost control in the left lane, entered the median ditch and rolled. Moreno suffered no apparent injuries. A passenger, 18-year-old Laura Luke of Hayfield, suffered non-life-threatening injuries. The accident occurred just before 8 a.m. on icy roads.
Motorists are encouraged to slow down due to icy roads.