Single Vehicle Accident

On 1/25/2016 at 1826 hrs, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s received a report of a single vehicle roll over accident located in the 5300 block of 280th Street. Upon an investigation, it was determined a 1999 Ford F150, owned and driven by Eric A. Smith, age 39 yrs old of Fairmont MN, was traveling west on 280th Street. Due to the road conditions, Smith lost control and spun out, causing the vehicle to leave the roadway and enter the south ditch and roll. Smith received minor injuries as a result of the accident. Smith was checked out by medical personnel at the scene. Damage was estimated at $6000.00 to the Smith vehicle.