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BREAKING NEWS: Owatonna man dies from injuries in Hwy. 14 crash

Owatonna man dies, crash, Byron, breaking news

The elderly man from Owatonna critically injured in a motor vehicle crash April 23 near Byron has died.

Jerald Edward Fix, 79, died Sunday at St. Marys Hospital in Rochester.

Fix was airlifted from the scene of the crash at Highway 14 and County Road 5 in Olmsted County. He was driving a Chevy Equinox that collided with a GMC Acadia. The other driver from Mankato was treated for non life-threatening injuries.

Funeral services for Fix are set for Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Owatonna. Military honors will be provided by the Steele County Funeral Unit.


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