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Update: Perham athlete arrives safely at University of Minnesota, still in critical condition

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Updated: Monday, 9:30 a.m.

A Perham boys basketball player who collapsed during a game Thursday remained in critical condition Monday morning, but has arrived safely at the University of Minnesota, according to a post on his CaringBridge website late Sunday night.


"Zach had a smooth flight and arrived at the U of M with good vitals and remains that way," the post read.

Zach Gabbard, a high school junior, underwent heart surgery Friday at Sanford Medical Center.

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