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Rural Frazee man recovering after deer stand fall

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Bemidji Pioneer
Rural Frazee man recovering after deer stand fall
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

FRAZEE, Minn. (AP) -- A fall from a deer stand has left a rural Frazee man with multiple broken bones.

Kenneth Post, 69, was working on his stand near his property when the ladder gave way Tuesday and he fell 15 feet.

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His daughter, Rena Niemi, said after Post fell he crawled 60 feet to his truck, then drove a mile to his house where a friend called for help.

Post suffered a broken ankle, knee and hip fracture. He was in surgery for six hours and remained in a hospital on Thursday.

Minnesota's firearms deer season opens Saturday.

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Pioneer staff reports
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