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A two-vehicle accident Monday afternoon hurt four people but the injuries were only minor and authorities credited seat belts for saving the day.


The crash happened at the intersection of County Road 6 and Mums Road in Leaf Valley Township.

Shelby Swanson of Parkers Prairie was traveling west on Mums Road and Paul Amundson of Garfield was traveling south on County Road 6 when the collision occurred, according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office.

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