MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Slick roads are being blamed for three fatalities on Minnesota roads since Sunday night.

Police say one driver died in a Ford Fusion that lost control on Highway 12 in Independence around 8 a.m. Monday. It slid across the centerline into oncoming traffic and was broadsided. West Hennepin Public Safety Chief Gary Kroells says icy conditions were a factor.

The State Patrol says a 5-year-old girl died in a rollover around 8:15 p.m. Sunday on an icy part of Interstate 35 at the Elko-New Market exit.

The Anoka County sheriff's office says a 24-year-old woman died in a crash in Fridley. She was a passenger in a vehicle that lost control, slid across the median and was hit by an oncoming SUV around 6:30 p.m. Sunday.

Names have not been released.

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Light snow and freezing drizzle have left roads slick in much of Minnesota and are being blamed for dozens of accidents, including two fatalities.
The State Patrol temporarily closed an icy part of Interstate 35 in Scott County as troopers responded to a fatal rollover around 8:15 p.m. Sunday. The single-vehicle crash happened at the Elko-New Market exit. The Patrol says a juvenile died at the scene.

The Anoka County sheriff's office says a 24-year-old woman died in a crash on University Avenue in Fridley. She was a passenger in a vehicle that lost control, slid across the median and was hit by an oncoming SUV around 6:30 p.m.

Names of the victims have not been released.

The fatal accidents were among dozens of spinouts and crashes reported Sunday.