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Potsdam, MN (KROC AM News) - A Rochester woman was taken to St. Marys Hospital during Wednesday’s storm after the vehicle she was in crashed in rural Olmsted County.


The Minnesota State Patrol says a vehicle driven by 42-year-old Thomas Klees of Rochester was westbound on Highway 247 when it lost control, ran off the road, into the ditch, and struck a tree.

His passenger 34-year-old Maija Klees suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

The accident happened around 5:45 PM near Potsdam. The road condition at the time was described as snow/icy.

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