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MILACA, Minn. (AP) — Authorities are investigating a fatal industrial accident at a gravel pit in Milaca.

The Mille Lacs County sheriff's office says 41-year-old Scott Armstrong of rural Swanville was killed Thursday while working on a large conveyor belt system that was to be moved.


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