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Fatal Car Crash Involving Teen Driver


(Douglas County, MN)–The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office says one person has died following a crash early Friday morning, June 16th, near Alexandria.  The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a single vehicle rollover crash on County Road 73 NE near the intersection with Berglund Mile NE, in Alexandria Township. Deputies arrived and the driver, a 17-year old male, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The incident remains under investigation. The Minnesota State Patrol has been requested to assist in completing a reconstruction of the crash. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by North Memorial Ambulance and Carlos First Responders.