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Montevideo, Minn., woman dead in rollover crash, fire

News Willmar,Minnesota 56201
West Central Tribune
Montevideo, Minn., woman dead in rollover crash, fire
Willmar Minnesota 2208 Trott Ave. SW / P.O. Box 839 56201

DEGRAFF -- A 70-year-old Montevideo woman was dead when emergency responders arrived at the scene of a one-vehicle rollover crash Thursday morning on Chippewa County Road 4 about two miles north of State Highway 40.

According to the Chippewa County Sheriff's Office, a 911 call reporting the accident was received around 8:10 a.m. Deputies arrived to find a 2011 Buick Enclave, along with the bridge on County Road 4, on fire. The driver was identified as Harriet Payne.

The Sheriff's Office is investigating the accident. Also responding were the Swift County Sheriff's Office; Murdock fire, rescue and ambulance; Minnesota State Patrol; Chippewa County Highway Department; and the Chippewa County Coroner.