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UPDATED: Mineapolis man dead in Menahga head-on collision

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The driver of a passenger car died in a head-on collision with a dump truck near here Thursday, the Minnesota State Patrol said.

The victim's name is James E. Farrell, 49, of Minneapolis.


The truck's driver, Dustin Berttunen, 28, of Menahga, was treated and released, according to a patrol news release.

The Wadena County Sheriff's Office also responded to the accident, which happened at about 5 p.m. on Highway 71, one mile south of Menahga.

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