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Teen dies in Cass County rollover

The Minnesota State Patrol stated alcohol was a factor in the fatal car crash Sunday, Sept. 18, 2022, involving a Remer teen on Highway 200 in Cass County.

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REMER — A teen died in the early morning hours of Sunday, Sept. 18, when his car rolled over in Cass County.

The 17-year-old driver from Remer was westbound in a 2003 Buick Century on Highway 200 in Lima Township at 1 a.m. when he attempted to straighten out in a slight curve, going off the roadway to the right, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

The car struck the road approach, went airborne, landed sideways and rolled over, ejecting the unbelted teen, according to the crash report.

The Cass County Sheriff’s Office assisted at the site of the crash. Alcohol is believed to be a factor, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The air bag was not deployed.

The Minnesota State Patrol stated it would release the name of the driver at 7 a.m. Monday.

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