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Albert Lea man, 28, killed in single vehicle crash last Sunday morning

By Staff | Apr 5, 2015

A 28-year-old Albert Lea man was killed in a one vehicle accident last Sunday morning, March 29, near Blue Earth.

Tyler Turner was killed when his westbound Pontiac Aztek left the roadway, entered the median and then struck a bridge pillar for the County Road 5 underpass, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

The accident occurred at 8:50 a.m. on Sunday morning about four miles west of Blue Earth on the interstate.

No other vehicles were involved in the accident, according to the report.

Assisting at the scene were the Faribault County Sheriff’s Office, UHD Ambulance and the Blue Earth Fire Department.

The cause of the accident continues to be investigated by the Sheriff’s Department.