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Vergas man unhurt in one-car accident

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A Vergas man escaped injury after his vehicle went off the road and landed in a slough.

Joshua David Moltzan, 31, was driving a 1999 Pontiac Bonneville too fast along Leek Lake Drive in Vergas when he lost control of the car around a curve, according to a press release from the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office. The car ran off the road on the east side and overturned into a slough, becoming partially submerged.


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Marie Johnson
Marie Johnson (formerly Nitke) came to the Perham Focus after several years as the Education and Arts & Entertainment Editor at the Herald-Review of Grand Rapids, Minn. She lives in rural Ottertail with her husband, Dan, and their spunky yellow lab, Louisa.
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