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Spicer man dies after scooter crash

SPICER -- A 63-year-old Spicer man has died as a result of a head injury sustained in a scooter crash around 9:15 a.m. Tuesday in a church parking lot.

According to the crash report from the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's office, Thomas Edward Kelleher was westbound in the parking lot of Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church, 6680 153rd Ave. N.E. The 1987 Honda scooter struck the curb of a median in the lot, causing Kelleher to lose control and crash.

He was taken by New London Ambulance to Rice Memorial Hospital, according to the crash report. According to Kelleher's obituary, he died Wednesday morning at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis.