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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

Elderly driver involved in May fatal accident cited for new traffic violations

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The Oberon, N.D., woman cited for careless driving in a head-on crash in May that killed a motorcycle passenger was stopped Tuesday by a sheriff's deputy for not using her turn signal.


Faith Mitzel, who turns 93 today , wasn't even supposed to be driving.

Mitzel said she was driving home an "old car," she owned and had repaired in Devils Lake. A Ramsey County Sheriff's deputy pulled her over Tuesday morning for failing to signal a turn.

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