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Lake Lillian man dies in ATV accident near Big Kandiyohi Lake

WILLMAR — A 76-year-old Lake Lillian man died after an all-terrain vehicle accident reported just after 8 p.m. Tuesday along Big Kandi Drive on Big Kandiyohi Lake.

According to a news release from Kandiyohi County Sheriff Dan Hartog, Cyrus Flann was trapped under the ATV when the machine rolled on top of him while he was moving sand on the shoreline.

Members of the Lake Lillian ambulance and fire department, along with the Willmar Ambulance Service, responded. Bystanders started resuscitation efforts that were taken over by emergency responders, but they were unsuccessful.

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