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Tire comes off truck; crash kills 1 and snarls traffic on I-35

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Tire comes off truck; crash kills 1 and snarls traffic on I-35
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) _ A tire flew off a dump truck and into oncoming traffic, killing one person and delaying morning rush-hour traffic in Minneapolis today.

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State police say the accident happened about 6:30 a.m. near the 46th Street exit on Interstate 35W.

The truck was driving south, but the tire went into the northbound lane, tying up traffic in both directions.

Information on the victim isn't immediately available.

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Pioneer staff reports
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