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Fifty Lakes man dies in crash

John Pribyl, 52, Fifty Lakes, died Saturday, Aug. 23, in a single-vehicle crash on County Road 1 west of Fifty Lakes, according to the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office.

Deputies responded to the accident at 5:49 a.m. Pribyl was pronounced deceased at the scene of the crash. Pribyl, who wasn’t wearing his seatbelt, was the only occupant at the time of the crash. His body was sent to the Ramsey County Medical Examiner to determine a cause of death.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation by the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office with the assistance of the Minnesota State Patrol. Also assisting at the scene were the Fifty Lakes and Crosslake fire departments.