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Accident snarls Highway 34 traffic

Park Rapids,Minnesota 56470
Park Rapids Enterprise
Accident snarls Highway 34 traffic
Park Rapids Minnesota PO Box 111 56470

A two-vehicle accident snarled traffic Thursday afternoon west of Park Rapids on Highway 34.

No one was believed to have been injured in the crash, but traffic delays caused headaches for motorists and law enforcement personnel that responded. Several officers were assist-ing with traffic control.

The accident, 2 miles west of Park Rapids, occurred around 2:30 p.m. By 3 p.m., traffic was backed up in both directions more than one-half mile.

Officers from the Hub-bard County Sheriff's Department and Park Rapids Police Department re-sponded. An ambulance was called as a precaution.