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Bicyclist killed near Steen in southwest Minnesota
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STEEN, Minn. — A bicyclist pulling a trailer carrying two children died in a collision with a truck in southwest Minnesota on Monday.

The crash near Steen in Rock County occurred about 11:30 a.m. on Minnesota Highway 270, a Minnesota State Patrol report said. The name of the person killed had not been released Monday.

The children in the trailer were identified as Claire Boeve, 4, and Mallorie Boeve, 1, both of Steen. They sustained non-life-threatening injuries.

The report identified the driver of the truck as Christopher Weber, 25, of Brandon, S.D. He was not injured.

Both the truck and the bicycle were eastbound, the report said.

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