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Demo Derby: Rush hour at the county fair

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sports Willmar,Minnesota 56201
West Central Tribune
Demo Derby: Rush hour at the county fair
Willmar Minnesota 2208 Trott Ave. SW / P.O. Box 839 56201

The front stretch on the fairgrounds track on the closing night of the Kandiyohi County Fair saw bumper-to-bumper traffic during the 40-car Demolition Derby, which had some drivers steaming. In one accompanying photo, Eric Settergren, No. 101x, of Litchfield, Ahsan Bhatti, No. 85, of Willmar and Ben Vlaminck, No. 115, of Blomkest placed 1-2-3, respectively, in the Beginners Chainstock Class that opened the competition. In another photo, in the Compact Class, Josh Bredeson, No. 5x, of Willmar finished runner-up in his 15th Kandi Fair derby. Tribune photos by Rand Middleton.