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Faith Mitzel of Oberon talks about the fatal accident she was involved in on May 19 along a stretch of Highway 57 near Fort Totten. She says witnesses can testify that she was not at fault. Sarah Kolberg/ Forum Communications

Battle lines drawn in case of 93-year-old driver

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The Ramsey County state's attorney says he plans to ask for the maximum sentence -- 60 days in jail -- for a 93-year-old woman facing a pair of misdemeanor driving charges.


"We have a history of dangerous driving," Lonnie Olson said of Faith Mitzel's case. "In the interest of public safety, we'd be asking for jail time."

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