State Patrol: 234 crashes, 1 fatal reported before noon amid snowstorm

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Snow, limited visibility and cold temperatures created hazardous road conditions Tuesday across Minnesota.

The Minnesota State Patrol said 234 crashes, including 22 with injury and one fatal crash, were reported between 5 a.m. and noon. Another 44 vehicles spun off the road, and there were three jackknifed semis.

Minnesota State Patrol Sgt. Troy Christianson said the fatal crash happened around 7:12 a.m. in Maple Grove. The driver died after their vehicle rolled over at Highway 610 and County Road 81.

Crews responded to a crash just after 5 p.m. on Hwy 14 east at Olmsted Co Rd 3 at Byron