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Driver airlifted with life-threatening injuries from Renville County crash scene

A 68-year-old Fairfax man was airlifted to North Memorial Hospital after his vehicle left Highway 4 and rolled in the ditch on Tuesday morning.

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HECTOR — A 68-year-old Fairfax man was airlifted from the scene of a one-vehicle rollover in Renville County on Tuesday morning with life-threatening injuries.

Steven Allen Volstad was transported by air ambulance to North Memorial Health Hospital in Robbinsdale around 8:39 a.m. Tuesday, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

Volstad was driving a 2003 Ford F250 pickup northbound on Minnesota Highway 4 near mile marker 90 in Martinsburg Township, Renville County, when the vehicle left the roadway and rolled in the west ditch, according to the accident report.

Hector Fire and Ambulance, Renville County Sheriff’s Office and North Memorial Air Care also responded.

The driver was wearing a seat belt, and alcohol was not a factor.

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