State Patrol: 400-plus crashes as snow blankets Minnesota

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MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Minnesota saw several inches of snow fall Saturday, and it was enough to make travel treacherous.

According to Minnesota State Patrol, there were 407 crashes in the state between 12:01 a.m. and 9 p.m.

Forty-six of those crashes involved injuries, and the State Patrol said that there had been one involving a fatality in Carlton County.

The State Patrol said there were also 229 vehicle spin-outs Saturday.

A multi-car crash on Interstate 94 near Rogers delayed traffic for several hours.