An impaired driver who seriously injured a passenger in a crash in rural Faribault County in Faribault County in 2018 was sentenced to nearly three years in prison.32-year-old Kyle William Wirkus of Elmore, had methamphetamine and amphetamine in his system when he rolled his car into a field southwest of Blue Earth on October 20, 2018.Wirkus said a tire blew. A crash reconstruction found he was going between 87 and 104 mph. A passenger, who was not wearing a seat belt, broke his neck, back and ribs. Corey Dusing, then age 32 had multiple surgeries and lost feeling in one of his hands. Wirkus pleaded guilty to felony criminal vehicular operation in March and was sentenced to 33 months in the St. Cloud prison Monday in Fauribault County District Court.


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