Monday, April 29, 2013
Driver, 35, and passenger, 47, are in fair condition. Conditions of four teenage passengers range from serious to satisfactory.
The youngest person in the SUV that rolled over Saturday on University Avenue NE at I-694 in Fridley is the only one of the seven injured people to be listed in critical condition on Monday. On Sunday, WCCO reported that both the boy and the driver, Jennifer L. Teetzel, were in critical condition at North Memorial Medical Center. Here is the condition of the seven people injured in the crash, as of 10:30 a.m. Monday (Hennepin County Medical Center) and 12:20 p.m. Monday (North Memorial Medical Center).
Sunday, April 28, 2013
Driver was the only person among seven in vehicle who was strapped in, Fox 9 reports.
UPDATE (April 29): 4-Year-Old Only Victim Listed as Critical Two Days after Fridley SUV Rollover The driver of an SUV that rolled over Saturday on University Avenue NE in Fridley just north of I-694 is in critical condition, WCCO reported—as is her youngest passenger, a four-year-old boy: The six passengers includes 17-year-old Marissa Paulson of Savage, 16-year-old Cache Brown of Brooklyn Park, 15-year-old Delicia Davis, 18-year-old Jonquell Allen, 47-year-old Shelly LaBarre of St. Paul and 4-year-old Omar Mohammed. Both Teetzel and Mohammed are listed in critical condition at North Memorial. All others were listed in serious condition. Read the full article at minnesota.cbslocal.com. "Teetzel was the only one wearing a seatbelt," Fox 9 …
Only one was wearing a seatbelt. A 4 year old and four teens are among the injured. The driver had been drinking, according to MN State Patrol.
Below are details from the Minnesota State Patrol about the SUV rollover at I-694 and University Avenue NE in Fridley. UPDATE (April 28): Driver, 4-year-old from Fridley SUV Rollover in Critical Condition UPDATE (April 29): 4-Year-Old Only Victim Listed as Critical Two Days after Fridley SUV Rollover All seven of the people in the vehicle, including the driver, were seriously hurt. The State Patrol said alcohol was detected in the driver's system. View a Storify of images from the scene above or at Storify.com. Lt. Eric Roeske of the Minnesota State Patrol reported on Twitter: "7 total in veh, not 8, 1 belted, 4 yr old boy among severely inj was not in car seat or seatbelt." Incident Description: 1 VEHICLE ROLLOVER ON SOUTH BOUND …
Monday, March 18, 2013
Fridley Planning Commission will take up redevelopment plans at its March 20, 2013 meeting.
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Monday, March 18
Friday, March 15, 2013
Troy Eric Lee, 42, of Minneapolis was arrested in a basement bedroom closet in north Minneapolis after leading police on a chase starting on I-694 in Fridley.
One minute he was at the wheel of his minivan, displaying a frisbee golf sticker and hurtling through Fridley on I-694 at 83 miles per hour in a 60 mph zone. Twenty minutes later he was in a basement closet at his north Minneapolis residence, hiding from police under a pile of clothes. Wednesday was not a good night for Troy Eric Lee, 42, of Minneapolis, according to a criminal complaint filed Friday morning in Anoka County District Court. Lee faces one count of fleeing from police, a felony that can carry a penalty of up to three years in prison and a fine of as much of $5,000. Lt. Mike Monsrud of the Fridley Police Department said by email Friday that there were no outstanding warrants for Lee's arrest, and that it's "unknown why he …
Thursday, March 14, 2013
Pursuit started on I-694, stopped in a Minneapolis neighborhood, according to Fridley police. Officers from both cities later apprehended a suspect hiding in a closet inside a residence.
It started Wednesday night with a minivan speeding west on I-694 through Fridley at a rate of speed of 80 miles per hour or faster, according to Fridley Police Lt. Mike Monsrud. It ended with Fridley and Minneapolis police arresting a suspect hiding in a closet at a north Minneapolis residence, Monsrud said. Monsrud offered this account of the incident by email Thursday afternoon: On March 13, 2013 at 11:29 PM a Fridley Police patrol officer attempted to stop a car for speeding on Westbound I-694 near Main St. The vehicle was traveling over 80 MPH at that time. The officer get behind the vehicle and activated the lights and siren. The vehicle continued onto EB I-94 and failed to stop for the squad car. The vehicle exited onto 53rd/49th …
Westbound freeway traffic congested; crash at westbound Hwy. 65. How are your local roads faring?
A crash on westbound I-694 in Fridley near Hwy. 65 at about 8:30 a.m. complicated travel Thursday morning. How are the routes you've traveled? Pavement icy underfoot? Leave a comment below. A large vehicle on the right shoulder—appearing to be a bus in MnDOT traffic camera images—had left the scene by 9:15 a.m. Traffic was very heavy in both directions on I-694 at Silver Lake Road as the morning commute neared what should have been its final minutes. Check the Fridley Patch Commute feature any time for traffic conditions.
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
Drop by the Fridley Community Center from 4-7 p.m. to learn more about the Minnesota Department of Transportation's plans for work along I-694 through Fridley.
Learn about the Minnesota Department of Transportation's plans for improving I-694 through Fridley, at a MnDOT open house Wednesday, March 6, 2013, 4–7 p.m., at the Fridley Community Center. Visit the City of Fridley website for more information about the project. State Rep. Carolyn Laine (DFL-Columbia Heights) recommended you go in a statement Monday: I encourage all residents concerned about the upcoming I-694 Corridor North Central West project to attend an open house being held by the Minnesota Department of Transportation this Wednesday. The project is anticipated to have a high impact on traffic in the area. It calls for the resurfacing of I-694 and repairing concrete between I-35W and Hwy 100. It will also resurface all ramps and…
Tuesday, March 5, 2013
Icy conditions and a stuck semi are the reasons, WCCO-AM reported.
WCCO-AM reported at 8 a.m. that the highway ramp from northbound Hwy. 65 to westbound I-694 in Fridley is closed due to icy conditions. Check Fridley Patch's commute feature for traffic conditions.
Monday, March 4, 2013
Agency holding an open house at Fridley Community Center on Wednesday.
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Monday, March 4