Frenzy sparked on Cash for Clunkers program

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Jesse Dumas
Jesse Dumas of Woodbury is hoping to trade in his 94 Ford F150 for something more "functional." The truck has about 150,000 miles on it.
MPR Photo / Marty Moylan

Car dealers around the Twin Cities were packed last night, as customers tried to cash in on the popular Cash for Clunkers program.   Many were trying to meet a rumored midnight deadline amid reports that the program was running out of money after just four days.  MPR's Cathy Wurzer spoke with Minnesota Public Radio reporter Tim Nelson.