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Winona, MN (KROC AM News) - There was a deadly traffic accident in Winona County late Tuesday evening.

The Minnesota State Patrol says a woman was driving on Highway 61 near Winona around 11:00 pm when her car collided with a “vehicle stalled on the right shoulder.”

The State Patrol says the victim’s car “lost control and went off the road to the right and rolled.”


The woman died at the scene. She has been identified as 75-year-old Esther Waas of Winona.

The accident happened on southbound Highway 61 between Minnesota City and Goodview.


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