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Updated: Man fatally shot by police in Cottage Grove

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Update 9:45 a.m.

COTTAGE GROVE - A man was fatally shot by police and a second man was wounded during a traffic stop about 11 p.m. Wednesday night, according to authorities here.

The second man was transported to Regions Hospital in St. Paul.

Police Capt. Pete Koerner says it happened about 11 p.m. Wednesday when the Washington County special response team stopped a vehicle in Cottage Grove.

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