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Echo Press Editorial: Too many lives cut short in motorcycle crashes

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Too many lives have been cut tragically short in motorcycle crashes.

Our area is still grieving the loss of Howard Ogaard and Beverly Palmer, Alexandria residents who died in a motorcycle crash near the Fairgounds on May 17.


Between May 29 and June 5, motorcycle crashes claimed four lives and injured another 28 in Minnesota, according to Bill Shaffer, program cordinator for the Minnesota Motorcycle Safety Center (MMSC).

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