Light freezing rain is being reported this morning in parts of south central and southeast Minnesota and it is affecting driving conditions.


Numerous wrecks have been reported on I-35 between Owatonna and Albert Lea. The Goodhue County Sheriff’s Department is also reporting several traffic mishaps.

The State Patrol says a Rochester man apparently suffered a heart attack or some other medical problem before crashing his vehicle into the median wall of northbound Highway 52 near Civic Center Drive yesterday. The wreck happened around 5:45 p.m. Efforts to revive the man were unsuccessful. The name of the 78 year old has not been released yet.