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■ Staples man

injured in rollover

MOTLEY — A 22-year-old Staples man was injured in a one-vehicle rollover that occurred Dec. 8 on Todd County Road 28, east of 331st Avenue in Villard Township, reported the Todd County Sheriff’s Department.

Jesse Eisel was taken to Lakewood Health Systems in Staples, where he was treated and released.

It was reported that the Honda Eisel was driving lost control, went off the roadway and struck a field approach, causing the car to roll over.

The Motley Fire Department assisted at the scene.

■ Motley woman

in fair condition

Elaine Degeest, the 46-year-old Motley woman, who was injured in a two-vehicle crash reported at 2:46 p.m. Thursday on Highway 64 and Cass County Road 33, was in fair condition Wednesday at Lakewood Health Systems in Staples.

The other driver Emil Sirucek, 23, Motley was not injured in the crash, reported the Minnesota State Patrol reported.

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