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Victims of Pine County pickup-semi crash identified

PINE CITY, Minn. (AP) — The four people who died in a crash between a pickup truck and a semi near their hometown in eastern Minnesota have been identified.

The Pine County Sheriff's Office said Thursday the victims include 58-year-old Arden Edwards of Bruno, 21-year-old Brett Larson of Sandstone, 20-year-old Catherine Peterson of Askov and 17-year-old Felicity Jensen of Bruno. All were in the pickup truck.

A fifth person in the pickup, a 21-year-old male, is in critical condition at a Duluth hospital. He has not been identified. The semi driver was not hurt.

Chief Deputy Steven Blackwell says the pickup turned into the path of the semi near Askov Tuesday evening.

Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.

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