Fatal Brown County accident 22 Aug 14

A Morton man was killed in a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of Brown County Road 29 and Highway 4 Thursday afternoon.  The Minnesota State Patrol says a 1999 Buick Regal driven by Abigail Balsley of Redwood Falls and a 2006 Super Duty driven by Michael Hartmann of Paynesville collided in the intersection.  A passenger in Balsley’s vehicle, Travis Thompson of Morton was killed.  Balsely and Hartmann both suffered non-life threatening injuries.  The Brown County Sheriff’s Department, Sleepy Eye Police and Fire, Sleepy Eye Ambulance and North Air Care assisted at the scene.