Faribault County Authorities Report A Safe Holiday Weekend in the County

Authorities report it was a safe 4th of July Holiday Weekend in Faribault County.


The Sheriff’s office and the Minnesota State Patrol report no fatal or serious injury accidents in the County in the 4 day period that started last Thursday.


Authorities are reminding motorists that over 300 agencies statewide are participating in a speed campaign coordinated by the Department of Public Safety.  The campaign runs through July 31st.


Speed related deaths in Minnesota last year totaled 113, the highest amount they have been in the last 10 years.