Kristi Engelstad from F-M Ambulance in the Fargo-Moorhead area was among 18 individuals honored by Minnesota Toward Zero Deaths for their work to save lives through improved traffic safety. The awards were announced at the statewide TZD conference Oct. 23-24 in St. Cloud.
Engelstad received the Emergency Medical and Trauma Services Star Award. Engelstad was honored for her extensive traffic safety education and outreach efforts, including the “Buckle up with Bucky” program which has helped teach seat belt safety to more than 13,000 children.