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Kenyon man injured in single-vehicle crash in Mantorville

The 78-year-old man was taken to Mayo Clinic Hospital-Saint Marys for what were described in the Minnesota State Patrol crash report as non-life-threatening injuries.

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MANTORVILLE, MINN. — A Kenyon septuagenarian was hospitalized Wednesday morning, Jan. 12, 2022, after his car went off the road and hit a tree.

Anthony Howard Thompson, 78, was taken to Mayo Clinic Hospital-Saint Marys for what were described in the Minnesota State Patrol crash report as non-life-threatening injuries.

Thompson was in his 2001 Saturn L200 on Minnesota Highway 57 in Mantorville when the car went off the road and hit a tree around 7:50 a.m., according to the Minnesota State Patrol crash report.

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It was not known if Thompson was wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash. The state patrol report notes that drugs or alcohol may have been a factor in the crash.

Dodge Center Ambulance and Mantorville First Responders assisted the state patrol in its response.

Emily Cutts is the Post Bulletin's public safety reporter. She joined the Post Bulletin in July 2018 after stints in Vermont and Western Massachusetts.
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