Mail Truck Struck By Train Near Kiester

A man suffered minor injuries after a train collided with his mail truck in Faribault County. Sheriff’s deputies responded to the scene about two miles west of Kiester around 11:40am Monday.

Authorities said 56 year old Thomas Feist of Wells failed to yield for an eastbound train that struck the rear driver’s side of his van. The vehicle overturned into a ditch. Feist was taken to a hospital with unknown injuries.