Police name Pelican Rapids man killed in crash

When emergency crews arrived, the man was deceased, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office. He was the only person in the vehicle.

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PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. — A 65-year-old Pelican Rapids man was killed in a single-vehicle crash Wednesday night, May 3, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office.

Sheriff's deputies responded to the crash at about 9:17 p.m. in the 48000 block of 155th Avenue in Scambler Township, just north of Pelican Rapids.

When emergency crews arrived, Paul Bakken was deceased, the sheriff's office said. He was the only person in the vehicle.

It's unclear what led to the crash and how it happened.

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