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Park Rapids man dies in parking lot collision

A 32-year-old man died after colliding with these guard poles Wednesday night downtown. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

A 32-year-old Park Rapids man died in a single-vehicle accident in downtown Park Rapids Wednesday night.

Ryan E. Allmon's vehicle collided with two poles guarding a utility box in the alley between Snyder Drug and Coborn's grocery store.

The body was taken to Ramsey County Medical Center early Thursday to determine whether a medical reason was responsible for the crash.

Allmon was taken by ambulance to St. Joseph's Area Health Services, where he was pronounced dead.

The accident occurred around 9 p.m.

Funeral services are pending with Jones-Pearson Funeral Home.

Sarah Smith

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

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