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Teen gets community service in motorcyclist's 2009 death

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A Park Rapids teenager involved in a fatal accident one year ago was given a choice Friday: seven days in jail or 120 hours of community service, 40 of which will be spent educating drivers ed students about making mistakes that take a life.


A tearful Brittany Ann Sayler, 19, chose the public service. She was driving a car on County Road 15 that pulled onto County Road 6 April 17, 2009. Motorcyclist John Kisner,42, struck her vehicle broadside. He died at the scene.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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