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Moorhead Fire Department members work the scene of a fatal accident Saturday morning between a beet truck and a pickup at the intersection of Highway 75 and 70th Avenue North in Moorhead. (David Samson/The Forum)

Woman killed in head-on collision between beet truck, pickup in north Moorhead

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MOORHEAD -- A 27-year-old Ulen woman driving a pickup was killed in a head-on collision with a beet truck Saturday morning on Highway 75 near 70th Avenue North in Moorhead.

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Afton E. Braseth was traveling alone in the pickup, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

The driver of the empty beet truck, 63-year-old Robert Poehls of Barnesville, Minn., suffered minor injuries.

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