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7-year-old girl killed riding bike in Mille Lacs County

MILACA — A 7-year-old Milaca girl was killed Tuesday night while riding her bike when she was hit by a car in Mille Lacs County, the Minnesota State Patrol reported.

The crash happened about 10:10 p.m.

Ryan Schipper, 29, of Milaca, was westbound on Mille Lacs County Road 8, about a quarter-mile east of County Road 5, when his Saturn Outlook hit Alyssa M. Grimm, who was biking in the westbound lane, the patrol said.

Alyssa was airlifted with serious injuries to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale, where she died.

Schipper and his passenger, Robin Schipper, 28, of Milaca, were not injured.

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