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Man dies after swerving off Highway 10, crashing into Detroit Lakes Budget Host Inn

The Budget Host Inn was the host of a fatal accident Friday morning in Detroit Lakes, where a truck collided with the inn. Meagan Pittelko/Forum News Service

A driver swerved off Highway 10 at approximately 8:30 a.m. Friday morning in Detroit Lakes, crossing a median and Frazee Street before crashing into a room at the Budget Inn.

The Detroit Lakes Police Department responded to the scene and gathered from witness accounts that the driver potentially suffered from a medical condition before swerving off the road, not surviving the crash.

The driver's name and other crash details are not being released until family members are notified.

Nobody else was reported injured.

The Becker County Sheriff's Office, St. Mary's EMS, and Detroit Lakes Fire Department assisted the police department at the scene.

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