Illinois woman dies in rollover crash on Interstate 94, Colorado man injured

The crash happened Friday morning near Fergus Falls.
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An Illinois woman is dead following a single-vehicle crash on Interstate 94 in northwest Minnesota. 

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a 2004 Chevrolet Avalanche was traveling eastbound on I-94 in Fergus Falls Township around 11:40 a.m. Friday when the driver lost control and entered the ditch, causing the vehicle to roll. 

Leslie Brooke Cline, 34, of Danville, Illinois, died in the crash. Cline was not wearing a seat belt, according to the crash report, and she was pronounced dead after being transported to Lake Region Healthcare in Fergus Falls. 

The driver, a 41-year-old man from Aurora, Colorado, suffered injuries and was taken to Lake Region Healthcare. His injuries are not considered life-threatening, the State Patrol says. 

No further information has been provided. 

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