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Granite Falls, Minn., man killed in Highway 212 crash
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Willmar Minnesota 2208 Trott Ave. SW / P.O. Box 839 56201

GRANITE FALLS -- An 80-year-old Granite Falls man died as a result of injuries sustained in a two-vehicle crash around 1:20 p.m. Tuesday along U.S. Highway 212 west of Granite Falls.


According to the State Patrol, Roger O. Tjosvold was driving a 2010 Chrysler van and turned left into the path of a 2001 Chevy pickup driven by Anne M. Myhre, 70, of Granite Falls.

Both drivers were taken to Granite Falls Hospital. Myhre sustained non-life threatening injuries.

Tjosvold was not wearing his seat belt. Myhre was wearing her belt.

Also responding to the crash were the Yellow Medicine County Sheriff's office and the Granite Falls Rescue and Ambulance squads.