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Bicyclist killed in Gull Lake Drive crash

Minnesota State Patrol officials Friday identified the bicyclist who was killed at about 3:30 p.m. Thursday in a traffic accident on Gull Lake Drive in Cass County as Leonard Grabowski, 57, of Brainerd.

The incident happened after Grabowski’s bicycle and a 2002 Kia Sportage driven by Kerri Zelinske, 24, of Brainerd, collided.

She suffered no apparent injuries according to the report.

Zelinske was traveling south on Gull Lake Drive and the bicyclist was heading north on the same road.

The State Patrol reported that alcohol was detected in Zelinske’s system.

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