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One Dead After Car Drives Into Water

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    Ice and snow covered roads may be to blame for the death of an 87-year-old Pelican Rapids woman. Eileen Johnson was killed and another person was injured when a vehicle left the road and ended up in a slough near Rollag. The crash happened around 5:30 Friday afternoon on state Highway 32. Johnson's husband, 83-year-old Ervin Johnson, was taken to Sanford in Fargo and treated for hypothermia. The state patrol is investigating if weather was a factor.

 

 

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One person is dead after a car crash that submerged a vehicle in water. The victim was a passenger in a vehicle that went off the road around 5:30 this afternoon (Friday). It happened along highway 32 in Clay County, about two miles north of Rollag. Investigators say the vehicle drove into water. The driver was transported to Sanford Hospital in Fargo to be treated for hypothermia. The victim's name or the name of the driver are not being released at this time.

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