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Man trapped in car along I-90 for 6 hours after rollover

ALBERT LEA — An Owatonna man is in serious condition after spending more than six hours in his car in a frigid creek along Interstate 90 near Albert Lea.

Fifty-three-year-old Lyndon Schewe left I-90 north of Albert Lea around 6:30 a.m. Thursday. Authorities did not discover him in Wedge Creek until about 1 p.m.

Schewe had to be extricated from his Buick. He was airlifted in serious condition to Saint Marys Hospital in Rochester. On Friday night, he was in serious condition, according to a Mayo Clinic spokeswoman.

Authorities have not released the cause of the crash. A Minnesota State Patrol report describes the crash as a rollover.

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