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Kris Tovson, president of the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. (Brian Basham/DL Newspapers)

Detroit Lakes Chamber president injured in zip-line fall

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Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce President Kris Tovson was listed in stable condition Friday afternoon at St. Mary's Innovis hospital in Detroit Lakes.

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She reportedly was injured when she fell off a zip-line at the Cris Valdez residence on the 15000 block of Elm Drive, Detroit Lakes.

A zip-line consists of a pulley suspended on a cable mounted on an incline. It's designed to let a person ride to the bottom by holding on to the pulley.

Tovson reportedly lost her grip on the pulley and fell to the ground, a drop of about 15 feet, breaking several bones.

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