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Park Rapids woman hurt in Sunday night rollover

A Park Rapids woman was transported to the hospital following a one-vehicle rollover south of Park Rapids Sunday night.

According to the State Patrol, Candace Eskelson, 24, was westbound on Highway 87 when she "crossed the centerline on the curve and overcorrected." She lost control of the 1999 Pontiac Grand Am she was driving and it rolled near the intersection of County Road 6.

The accident occurred just after 8 p.m.

The accident, which the Patrol said was alcohol-related, remains under investigation.

Eskelson was taken to St. Joseph's Area Health Services with non life-threatening injuries, the Patrol said.

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