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Gonvick, MN (KROC-AM News) - A single-vehicle crash claimed the life of a young woman in northwest Minnesota early Sunday.

The State Patrol reports 22-year-old Morgan Avenson of Bemidji was traveling on Hwy. 92 in the town of Gonvick around 3:00 am when she lost control of her vehicle, entered a ditch and rolled multiple times.


Avenson was pronounced dead at the scene.  Troopers say she was not buckled.


The State Patrol says a passenger was wearing a seatbelt. She was identified as 29-year-old Kendra Platow of Shevlin, who was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries.  

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