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Texas man injured in crash outside Atwater

ATWATER — A Texas man was injured Monday morning when the semi he was driving left the road and rolled onto its side.

Willie Lee Williams III, 34, of Garland, Texas, was driving the semi west on Highway 12 west of Atwater when it crossed over to the left and rolled, according to a report from the Minnesota State Patrol. The crash was reported at 7:33 a.m. Monday.

Williams was transported to Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar with non-life threatening injuries.

The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office assisted at the scene.

Linda Vanderwerf

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