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1 Killed in Pine County Rollover

Updated: 04/19/2014 10:09 PM
Created: 04/19/2014 8:22 PM WDIO.com

One person was killed in a rollover in Pine County on Saturday.

The Minnesota State Patrol reported that the accident happened at about 7:15 p.m. They said 24-year-old Cole R. Hegge of Hinckley was driving west on Highway 18 when he fell asleep at the wheel. Troopers said he went off the road into the right shoulder, hit trees and rolled over.

He was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.A Ford Focus rolled over and one person was killed, according to troopers.

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