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This was the scene of a fatal crash Thursday night on Highway 34 a couple miles east of Park Rapids. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

Updated: Backus woman dies in head-on crash east of Park Rapids

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A Backus woman has died and a Park Rapids man was airlifted unre-sponsive to a Fargo hospital Thursday night following an alcohol-related head-on crash on Highway 34 east of Park Rapids.


Patricia Ann Borman, 52, of Backus, was the driver of an eastbound Ford Windstar that was struck head-on by a westbound Alero driven by 22-year-old Dean James Roehler of Park Rapids.

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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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