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New York Mills man killed in ATV accident

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FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - Two men were killed in separate crashes in Otter Tail County over the weekend.

On Sunday, 62-year-old Charles Vigen, of Fergus Falls, was driving a motorcycle on Highway 35 eight miles south of Dent when he lost control on a curve.

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Vigen went off the road and flipped his motorcycle. He was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department.

The incident occurred about 7:20 p.m. Sunday.

On Saturday, Delbert Lyle Haavig, 59, of New York Mills, Minn., was killed when the four-wheel ATV he was riding on 340th Street east of Highway 135 left the road and rolled down a 30-foot embankment, according to the Sheriff's Department.

The incident happened about 8:10 p.m. Saturday.

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