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Cass Lake men injured in rollover accident

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Bemidji Pioneer
Cass Lake men injured in rollover accident
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

Two Cass Lake men were injured in a single-vehicle rollover accident at 9 a.m. Friday on U.S. Highway 2 east of Bemidji.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol out of Thief River Falls:

Robert J. Budreau, 33, was driving a 1999 Dodge pickup truck west on Highway 2 when he lost control of the vehicle at the intersection with Beltrami County Road 50. The truck went into the north ditch and rolled.

Budreau and a passenger, Lionell L. Fairbanks, 30, were taken to North Country Regional Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Neither was wearing a seat belt.

The roads were icy at the time of the accident.

The vehicle sustained severe damage.

Pioneer staff reports