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Tyler Tweten

45 minutes after call, a Fargo mom loses her son

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Michelle Tweten last spoke to her son Tyler on the phone late Friday night when checking on him.

He was planning to stay over at a friend's house that night after attending a bonfire.


Tyler found a ride. The driver was a friend of a friend.

But the 17-year-old Fargo youth never made it to the sleepover.

Forty-five minutes after speaking with his mother, a few minutes after 1 a.m. Saturday, Tyler was involved in a fatal accident that injured two others.

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