Weather Forecast


Vehicle hits rural Kimball, Minn., house, alcohol believed to be factor

KIMBALL — A 52-year-old Kimball man lost control of his vehicle, which struck an occupied residence around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday north of Kimball.

According to a news release from Stearns County Sheriff John Sanner, Kyle Loy Christensen was driving eastbound on County Road 147 in Maine Prairie Township, lost control of the vehicle and drove into the ditch, striking a house at 9098 County Road 147, causing minor damage.

No one was injured in the incident. Alcohol is believed to have played a role in the incident. Also responding were the Kimball police, fire and rescue departments.