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Breaking News: High Speed Chase I94

motorcycle Crash

August 4th, 6:50 am. The interstate is closed heading both eastbound and westbound, forcing drivers to use the Osakis Exit. A witness reported there was a high speed chase near Osakis. The vehicle started on fire near the westbound mile marker 111. Official details are waiting to be released. 

As of 7:15 am both lanes are closed between Osakis and Alexandria according to the Osakis Police Chief.

Witnesses reported men in “camo” pointing rifles at a vehicle, some on their stomachs on the interstate with their eyes on a target. A UPS driver was caught in the middle of the action seen standing outside of his vehicle.

There will be an emergency alternate route in place during this incident.

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