Man Who Went Over Guardrail on Hwy 169 Identified

Updated: 12/07/2013 10:47 AM
Created: 12/07/2013 10:44 AM
By: Megan Stewart

The Shakopee man who lost control of his vehicle and drive over the guardrail of the Bloomington Ferry Bridge Friday has been identified.

Steven Whiting was the driver of the one-car accident. Whiting was traveling south on highway 169 and went over the guardrail of the Bloomington Ferry Bridge.

Whiting was driving a 2003 Buick LeSabre. The car landed on its roof on the ground below the bridge.

Road conditions of the blacktop were described as icy, police said.

Photo: MGN Online

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