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UPDATED: Cohasset woman, 44, pinned by vehicle while changing tire near Remer, Minn.

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UPDATED: Cohasset woman, 44, pinned by vehicle while changing tire near Remer, Minn.
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

A 44-year-old woman was airlifted to a Duluth hospital Wednesday after her vehicle fell on her while she attempted to change a tire near Remer. The incident was reported at 6:10 p.m.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol out of Virginia:

Wendy S. Waisanen was parked on the side of Highway 6 about 13 miles north of Remer attempting to change a flat tire. The 2000 Dodge Caravan came off the jack while she was attempting to retrieve the spare tire from under it. The woman was pinned underneath the vehicle.

She was flown to a Duluth hospital with critical injuries.

Pioneer staff reports
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