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Motley man killed in ATV crash

MOTLEY — A 66-year-old Motley man was killed as a result of an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) crash Wednesday, reported the Cass County Sheriff’s Office.

Sheriff Tom Burch reported that there was a report of a missing trapper in the Motley/Leader area. Deputies and volunteers began a search of the area and at approximately 3 a.m., the body of the man was found near Cass County Road 109 near Leader, as a result of an ATV crash.

The incident remains under investigation pending autopsy results from the Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office. The name is being withheld pending notification of family members.

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