Collisions with snowplows cost everyone
WILLMAR, Minn. -- When a snowplow clearing snow and ice from roads gets plowed by another vehicle, it’s usually the other vehicle that ends up a wreck.
But the cost of that accident — which may be caused by motorists using cruise control, driving too fast for the conditions or not paying attention — trickles down to the public.
This season, that cost has been higher than ever in the Minnesota Department of Transportation’s southwest district.
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