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1 killed, 2 hurt in crash near Plainview

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PLAINVIEW, Minn. (KTTC) -- Authorities have released the name of the man killed in a three-vehicle crash near Plainview.

Brian Wohlers, 24, of Plainview, died when the vehicle he was driving collided with two other vehicles on Highway 42 at about 12:30 p.m. Monday.

James Ehlers, 77, of Rochester, and Lynn Baasch, 74, of Wabasha, were taken to Saint Marys Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The Minnesota State Patrol had to close Highway 42 near the accident for several hours.

The highway has since reopened.

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