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One dies in head-on collision in Glenwood

The two cars were heading opposite directions on Pope County Road 19
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One person has died in a head-on crash in Glenwood.

According to the Pope County Sheriff's Office:

John Gill, 56, was heading south on Pope County Road 19 in his GMC Sierra pick-up Thursday afternoon when he collided with a Ford pickup traveling north.

Gill, who is from Benson, was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver and passenger of the pickup had minor injuries treated before leaving the scene.

Authorities are still investigating the crash. 

There have been 267 deaths on Minnesota roads so far in 2020, compared to 256 at the same time last year.

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