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One dead, one injured in power line accident in Renville County

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FAIRFAX — One person died as a result of a work accident Monday morning in Renville County.

According to a release from the Renville County Sheriff’s Office, 911 calls were made shortly before 9 a.m. Monday about an incident at a power line worksite northeast of Fairfax along the CAPX 2020 power line. Callers indicated that two people had been injured.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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