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Man dies in single-vehicle wreck in Pequot Lakes

The cause of the crash is under investigation.
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The intersection where the crash happened Sunday. 

The intersection where the crash happened Sunday. 

A crash on the south side of Pequot Lakes resulted in one fatality Sunday afternoon. 

Pequot Lakes Police Department reports the single-vehicle wreck happened at 3:25 p.m. at the intersection of Pequot Boulevard and Nelson Street. Police say the vehicle left the road and hit a tree. 

Bystanders called 911 and attempted to help the 59-year-old driver before officers arrived. Despite efforts by first responders, the man died at the scene. His identity has not been released. 

The cause of the crash is under investigation and no further information has been provided. 

Note: The details provided in this story are based on the police’s latest version of events, and may be subject to change.

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