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December 12, 2013
Authorities worked at the scene of a fatal train crash in Morris Wednesday. (Photo by Forum News Service)
Woman killed in truck-train collision in Morris
December 12, 2013 - 7:27am
November 4, 2013
Alexandria firefighters used the Jaws of Life to cut through a Ford Taurus and get to a victim who was trapped inside. (Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff) play button
UPDATE 7:30 A.M. TUESDAY W/VIDEO: Two-vehicle crash on Nokomis causes injuries
November 4, 2013 - 5:30pm
October 26, 2013
UPDATE MONDAY: 19-year-old injured in rollover near Brandon Saturday
October 26, 2013 - 1:11pm
October 21, 2013
Driver injured in rollover near Alexandria Sunday
October 21, 2013 - 9:33am
August 29, 2013
Two motorcycle crashes in Alexandria happened within 24 hours of each other this week. The first crash (above) occurred at 6th Avenue and Jefferson Street at about 3:20 p.m. Tuesday between a motorcycle driven by Ruth Martinson of Alexandria and a car driven by Ruth Steffl of Alexandria. Martinson was taken to the Douglas County Hospital by North Ambulance for non-life threatening injuries. The next crash took place on Broadway and 15th Avenue at about 11:30 a.m. Wednesday and involved a vehicle driven b...
Two motorcycle crashes in two days
August 29, 2013 - 9:58am
August 19, 2013
Four-vehicle crash injures two in Alexandria
August 19, 2013 - 2:37pm
July 11, 2013
2013 motorcyclist fatalities pass 25-death milestone
July 11, 2013 - 6:13am
July 10, 2013
Photo by Al Edenloff.
Dump truck overturns near Forada
July 10, 2013 - 12:00am
July 5, 2013
Photo by Al Edenloff.
More details emerge about unusual crash
July 5, 2013 - 12:00am
July 1, 2013
A Jeep ended up on its roof after a crash in Alexandria Monday morning. (Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff)
Jeep crashes into parked vehicles in Alexandria, flips upside down
July 1, 2013 - 11:50am
June 5, 2013
Store damaged in crash
June 5, 2013 - 12:00am
May 11, 2013
A workplace accident occurred in the Douglas County Hospital parking lot when a man lift toppled sending one B and L Utility Maintenance man to the emergency room. (Echo Press photo by Amy Chaffins)
Annandale man injured at Douglas County Hospital
May 11, 2013 - 1:08pm
May 8, 2013
UPDATE 8:45 A.M.: Both eastbound I-94 lanes now open after crash
May 8, 2013 - 6:34am
This past weekend was deadliest of year for crashes in state; eight killed
April 8, 2013 - 11:49am
March 1, 2013
In response to the outpouring of support from the community, a memorial area honoring Douglas County Library Director Karen Simmons has been set up near the front desk. (Photo by Al Edenloff)
Tears and memories overflow at library
March 1, 2013 - 12:00am