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2 killed in head-on crash in NW Minn.


GARY, Minn. (AP) -- Both drivers are dead after their cars collided head-on in northwestern Minnesota.

The State Patrol says the crash happened Thursday afternoon on Highway 32 north of Gary.

The Star Tribune (http://strib.mn/1fr8Vld) reports 66-year-old James Bateson of Gary and 76-year-old Doris Hanson of Brooks were killed.

The patrol says Hanson was driving southbound when she swerved into the northbound lane and collided with Bateson's car.

According to the patrol, the surface of the two-lane highway was dry.

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