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Vining man dies after his lawnmower is hit

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A Vining man died after the lawnmower he was driving was struck by a car.

Wayne Gunderson, 78, was struck in the middle of the road by a westbound vehicle driven by Barbara Obowa, 38, of Underwood, the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office said in a news release.


Gunderson was taken by LifeFlight to a Fargo hospital, and has since died. Obowa was taken to Lake Region Hospital in Fergus Falls with undisclosed injuries, the sheriff's office said.

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