Mapleton Man Facing Charges Following Car. vs. Train Crash
May 16th, 8:39 am by
May 16th, 12:36 pm
A Mapleton man is arrested on DUI charges following an accident with a train.
The Faribault County Sheriff's Office responded to a car vs. train accident in the city of Kiester around 4 a.m. Sunday.
Authorities say 35-year-old Phillip Weber was eastbound on the railroad tracks when he was rear-ended by a Union Pacific train.
Weber was transported to the local hospital and then taken into custody on first degree DUI charges.
The accident remains under investigation.