61 vehicle pile-up caught on camera

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota (KARE) – One person was transported to the hospital with minor injuries after a 61-vehicle crash on Minnesota’s Highway 55 Monday afternoon.

The crash, which was on the Mendota Bridge, occurred after 1 p.m. when when two vehicles lost control, which caused a semi to jackknife.

The bridge was blocked due to the crash causing vehicles to pile up behind.

The highway reopened just before 3 p.m. and the sun came out shortly after the crash occurred.

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