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Slick roads keep Minnesota State Patrol busy
Detroit Lakes Minnesota 511 Washington Avenue 56501

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - A winter storm kept the Minnesota State Patrol busy as troopers responded to 80 vehicles that slid off the road during the 24-hour period ending at 7 a.m. today.

Most of the calls came from the Interstate 94 corridor from Moorhead to Alexandria, Trooper Jesse Grabow said in a news release. Some vehicles received minor damage.

Troopers also responded to 16 others crashes resulting in substantial damage, including rollovers. Three of those crashes resulted in minor injuries, Grabow said.