Trooper back after squad hit near Melrose

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Dec 19, 2013 at 8:50 am

MELROSE, Minn. (KNSI) A central Minnesota State Trooper is back on the road after his patrol SUV was slammed into on Interstate 94 near Melrose Tuesday.

Sgt. Jesse Grabow says he was helping a driver who had struck a median cable when another motorist slammed into him, traveling at least 70 miles-per-hour.

He had just gotten into his car and shut the door to check a license when he's vehicle was struck.

Grabow says he is a bit sore but otherwise okay. He says the outcome may have been much worse had he still been outside his squad.

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