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Park Rapids man dies in Sioux Falls

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A Park Rapids high school graduate died of exposure Monday or Tuesday in Sioux Falls when he walked home from a bar.

According to the Sioux Falls Argus Leader, a two-day-long search by ground and air located the body of Andrew Douglas Hahn, 21, in a slough in the Harmodon Park area. The police search was aided by a helicopter.

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According to the Argus Leader, Hahn had hitched a ride home from a bar at 2 a.m. Monday, but left the vehicle after an argument with the driver.

A search team using dogs found his body at 5 p.m. Tuesday.

Hahn attended Park Rapids Area High School but is not listed among the 2008 graduates that would have been his class.

His former classmates had posted several messages of sorrow on Facebook Tuesday.

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Pioneer staff reports
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