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Ottertail man killed in one vehicle accident

Edward Theodore Nelson, 82, of Ottertail, was killed in an early, Monday morning accident on County Highway 1 in Ottertail.

The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office reported Nelson's 2007 Chrysler Minivan left the road and struck a tree at approximately 9 a.m. on Monday, October 11.

Ottertail Fire and Rescue, Henning Ambulance and the Otter Tail County Sheriff's office responded to the crash.

The victim was transported to Lake Region Hospital in Fergus Falls after suffering fatal injuries in the accident.

Nelson was wearing a seat belt and was the only occupant of the vehicle.