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Couple in crash remain hospitalized at North Memorial

After suffering serious injuries in a crash that killed the other driver, two of those injured in Saturday’s Highway 169 crash continue to be hospitalized.

Edward Cirkl Jr. 66, Minneapolis, and his wife, Janell Cirkl, 65, are both being treated at North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale.

Monday, Edward Cirkl was in serious condition. Janell Cirkl was in fair condition.

Jerry Swenson, 69, Pequot Lakes, was seriously injured and taken to Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis. An update on his condition was not available Monday. Roger Langenbau, 74, Pequot Lakes, was killed in the crash.

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