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Witnesses told the St. Michael Patch that 16-year-old Michaela Olson fell to the pavement while running Sunday morning in St. Michael. Wright County officials say the incident remains under investigation.
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Witnesses told the St. Michael Patch that 16-year-old Michaela Olson fell to the pavement while running Sunday morning in St. Michael.

Olson’s family told WCCO-TV Monday afternoon that her death was not heat-related.

The teen's uncle told FOX 9 she has had some breathing problems for the past three years, but they haven't been able to figure out the cause.

Meanwhile, KARE 11 reports the hot weather will continue through the week.

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