Minn. trooper fatally shoots man after traffic stop


By Richard Meryhew, Staff Writer
Star Tribune

Bertha Stone was on her way to Virginia, Minn., to pick up groceries Tuesday afternoon when a half-dozen police cars raced by in the opposite direction toward the Iron Range town of Eveleth.

"Cars were coming down the highway like crazy," the 82-year-old Eveleth woman said Tuesday night. "Lights were flashing. Sirens were going. All I could think of was `Oh my, there must be a bad car accident.'-"

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