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One year ago: deadliest day on state roads

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On February 20, 2012, eight people were killed on Minnesota roads, making it the deadliest day of the year. Among those killed were four female North Dakota State University students who crashed on I-94 near Alexandria.


According to the preliminary fatal crash reports, there were 384 traffic deaths in 2012, up from 368 in 2011. Last year was the second time since 1944 the state has recorded fewer than 400 deaths.

The 2012 deadliest days were:

• February 20 - 8

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