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Three generations of Meyers are demolition derby participants. Pictured in the front is Charlie Meyers, 5. Behind him, from left, are Danny, Dave and Andy Meyers. Star Gazette photo by Katrina Styx

Crashing cars is a family tradition for Vermillion family

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On July 20, 5-year-old Charlie Meyers drove in his first demolition derby. Although that event, held in Faribault at the Rice County Fair, was more bumper car than demolition, it was Charlie’s first chance to take part in a family tradition of smashin’ and crashin’.


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Katrina Styx
Katrina Styx has been a reporter for the Hastings Star Gazette since 2010. She has a bachelor's degree in English with a minor in journalism from the University of Wisconsin - River Falls. Prior to coming to Hastings, Katrina reported for weekly newspapers in Jordan, Minn., and River Falls, Wis.
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