Kimball Man Killed in Crash 14 Dec 11

A Kimball man is dead after a Tuesday morning crash near St. Augusta.

52-year-old Joseph Salzbrun died at the scene after he lost control of his truck, went off the road, and hit a tree.

The crash happened just after 5am on Stearns County Road 142, northeast of 207th Street.

Stearns County Sheriff John Sanner says Sazbrun was not wearing a seat belt and the truck’s airbags deployed.

The resident who reported the crash and another passer-by tried to administer first aid. When rescue workers responded, they tried to revive him but were unsuccessful.