39-year-old man killed in crash near Wells

39-year-old man killed in crash near Wells
The Faribault County Sheriff’s Office reported that a 39-year-old man was killed in a crash in Faribault County Friday. (Source: AP)

FARIBAULT COUNTY, Minn. (KEYC) — The Faribault County Sheriff’s Office reported that a 39-year-old man was killed in a crash in Faribault County Friday.

The crash occurred near Highway 109 and Faribault County Road 21, just west of the city of Wells, around 1 p.m.

A 17-year-old boy was driving a Ford Ranger westbound on Highway 109 when the vehicle drove onto the shoulder coming out of a curve. The vehicle spun across both lanes and entered the south ditch and rolled.

The 39-year-old man was a passenger in the Ford Ranger.

The 17-year-old boy was transported to St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester to be treated for his injuries.

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