Area Man Accused of Driving into a Bank Drunk 14 Feb 17

A Fertile area man has been charged after allegedly driving into a bank building in Winger.

Trent Vesledahl, 20, made his first appearance Friday in Polk County District Court in Crookston, after he was taken into custody just after midnight, accused of driving a car into the east side of the Ultima Bank Building on Minnesota Avenue in Winger.

Deputies allege Vesledahl was alcohol impaired, driving over the legal limit when he crashed into the building just after 12:30 Friday morning. Significant property damage was reported.