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Edina man dies taking dock out of St. Croix River

Steven Richard Labarron, 52, Edina, drowned in the St. Croix River near Taylors Falls, Minn., while moving a dock near a steep bank, the Star Tribune reported. The dock slipped and hit him in the head and he fell in the water, the Chisago County Sheriff's Office reported.
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Steven Richard Labarron, 52, Edina, drowned in the St. Croix River near Taylors Falls, Minn., shortly before noon Sunday while moving a dock near a steep bank, the Star Tribune reported. The dock slipped and hit him in the head and he fell in the water, the Chisago County Sheriff's Office reported.

Rescue workers performed CPR and transported Labarron to St. Croix Regional Medical Center in St. Croix, Wis.

Labarron, of Edina, was pronounced dead in the emergency room about 1:50 p.m.

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