ROTHSAY, Minn. -- A man had to be rescued from the bottom of a trench the morning of Wednesday, Aug. 29, in rural Rothsay, Minnesota, when it collapsed on him. Wilkin County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call at 11 a.m. of a man trapped at a rural farmstead outside of Rothsay. The victim was laying water lines on his farm and working in the bottom of a trench when the ground gave way, a release from the sheriff’s office states.
BRECKENRIDGE, Minn. - The Breckenridge Police Department is investigating the death of a 3-year-old child in this western Minnesota city. A release from Police Chief Kris Karlgaard said officers and Ambulance Services Inc. responded to a 911 call at 10:11 a.m. Tuesday, April 10, at the Park Manor apartments in Breckenridge for a 3-year-old child who was not breathing. CPR was initiated but was not successful in resuscitating the child.