Jul 23, 2013 at 1:54 pm
STAPLES, Minn. (KNSI) - One person is dead and several others were injured after an early morning crash near Staples.
The Todd County Sheriff's office arrived at the scene of the one-vehicle crash on Tuesday morning just before 5 a.m.
The pickup truck, driven by 27 year-old Dale Czechowicz, crashed and rolled into a field.
One passenger was ejected and died from their injuries.
Czechowisz and the two other passengers received non-life threatening injuries.
Authorities say alcohol appeared to be a contributing factor.
The name of the deceased is being withheld until family is notified.
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