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Cement truck accident in southern Minnesota

BLUE EARTH, Minn. – A southern Minnesota man was hurt in a cement truck accident Wednesday morning.

The Faribault County Sheriff’s Office says Joshua Redig of Wells was driving the truck on 400th Avenue, south of Blue Earth, when he apparently hit a soft spot on the gravel road and lost control.  72 more words


Iowa teen dies in Minnesota accident

BLUE EARTH, Minn. – A Winnebago County teenager has died after a one-vehicle accident in southern Minnesota.

The Faribault County Sheriff’s Office says they received a report of a rollover accident on 560th Avenue near 20th Street around 9:23 am Sunday.  49 more words


Albert Lea driver hurt in rollover accident

ST. PAUL, Minn. – An Albert Lea resident was hurt in a Faribault County auto accident.

The Minnesota State Patrol says 27-year-old Lacey A. Sutter was driving west on Interstate 90, near milepost 190, when the vehicle went into the median for about 1500 feet before reentering the roadway sideways, crossing the westbound lanes and rolling into the ditch. 39 more words

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State Patrol: 1 Killed In Southern MN Rollover Crash

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – One person is dead after a one-vehicle crash in southern Minnesota Thursday morning, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

Authorities responded to the accident at about 7:03 a.m. 78 more words


2 Dead After Lightning Causes House Fire In Blue Earth

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Authorities say two people died Sunday morning in southern Minnesota after lightning struck a house and ignited a fire.

The Faribault County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a house fire at about 4:47 a.m. 104 more words


1 Dead, 1 Hurt In Faribault County House Fire

BLUE EARTH, Minn. (WCCO) – One person died and another is in the hospital with severe burns after a house fire Wednesday night in Blue Earth, according to the Faribault County Sheriff’s Office. 145 more words