Crashes and spin-outs take place on Minnesota roads after snow storm

(St. Paul, MN)  --  Some Minnesota motorists experienced crashes and spin-outs during the morning commute after a major snowfall made roadways slick.  

The Minnesota State Patrol reports that troopers responded to 175 crashes statewide between last night and early this morning.  

Nineteen of them involved injuries.  

Another 101 vehicles spun out or slid off the road, and there were three reported jackknifed semis.