Icy roads lead to hundreds of crashes in the metro area

By: Andrew Krammer

Freezing rain that fell late Saturday night left layers of glare ice across the metro area roadways, Kare 11 reported.

The freezing rain led to 438 crashes across the metro area during late Saturday night and early Sunday morning, the Star Tribune reported.

About 75 of the 438 reported accidents in Minnesota involved injuries, police said.

Only one accident involve a fatality, which occurred in Meeker County, south of Lichfield, police said.

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