Snow mixed with freezing rain at the peak of the evening rush hour through Saint Cloud, MN created slick driving conditions for motorists. On Interstate 94, this fatal accident was located about a mile east of the McStop or exit 171 – County Road 75. A Dodge Caravan and Peterbuilt semi-truck were both eastbound on Interstate 94 near milepost 169. The Peterbuilt was hauling a large excavator and was stopped due to accidents further East on the Interstate and was rear-ended by the Caravan, resulting in a fatality crash.
Various clips of the crash scene on Interstate 94 where a minivan with McKays Jeep Chrysler labeling rear ended a Peterbuilt truck with a LowBoy trailer carrying an excavator.