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Bemidji man dies in crash, 2 others injured

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BEMIDJI - A 28-year-old Bemidji man died in a single-vehicle crash Tuesday morning in Benton County.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol out of St Cloud:


William J. Thompson was driving a 2000 Pontiac Montana north on Highway 10, south of County Road 33, when the vehicle left the roadway and rolled several times.

Thompson was not wearing a seat belt. He was ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene.

The accident was reported just after 9 a.m.

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