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PR man convicted of all 11 counts in head-on crash that killed Backus woman

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It took a Hubbard County jury 2½ hours to find a Park Rapids man guilty of all 11 charges in connection with a head-on collision a year ago that took the life of a Backus woman.


Families of both drivers wept at the verdict. Trial began Tuesday morning and the case went to the jury Wednesday afternoon.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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