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Minnesota man killed in interstate accident

Published: Friday, Dec. 27, 2013 11:42 a.m. CDT • Updated: Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013 8:55 a.m. CDT

A Minnesota man was killed in an accident 10:32 p.m. on Interstate 35 near mile-marker 52.

According to an Iowa State Patrol report, Lawrence Anderson, 74, of Marine on St. Croix, Minn., was chasing a dog that had gotten away from him after his vehicle was stranded on the interstate.

Anderson was struck by a 1997 Chevrolet driven south on Interstate 35 by Shelton Short, 34, of Osceola.

Short reportedly did not see Anderson and was unable to avoid a collision.

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