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Woman killed in snowmobile accident near Detroit Lakes

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Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - A 30-year-old St. Louis Park woman was killed early this morning in a snowmobile accident 10 miles northeast of here, the Becker County Sheriff's Office said.

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The woman, formerly of Detroit Lakes, whose name will be released Monday following notification of relatives, apparently struck a tree, Deputy Kathy Nguyen said. She was riding alone at the time of the accident.

The snowmobiler was found this morning by a family friend. The sheriff's office and ambulance were dispatched at 8:24 a.m., and the victim was pronounced dead at the scene along County Road 29.

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