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Monday’s snowfall caused crashes

The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office has reported numerous traffic accidents linked to snowfall on Monday, March 4, and during the early morning hours of Tuesday, March 5.

Many of the accidents were along Interstate 94, near Fergus Falls.

At 5:58 p.m. on Monday, a driver lost control of a vehicle on Highway 10, northwest of Perham.

Two rollovers were reported, but no injuries, at the intersection of Highways 78 and 54, near Rush Lake, and along Highway 108 in the northern section of Otter Tail County.

Also, a driver’s vehicle was caught on the edge of the roadway, in snow, after passing a truck near the intersection of Highways 10 and 106, northwest of Bluffton.

This article was written by Tom Hintgen, Otter Tail County Correspondent