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Authorities investigate the scene of a collision Friday, July 4, 2014, involving a Minnesota State Patrol squad car in Cannon Falls, Minn. Two people in another vehicle were killed when their car pulled out of a parking lot and collided with the squad car. The state trooper had serious injuries that were not life-threatening, officials said. (Will Ashenmacher/Pioneer Press)

Minnesota State Patrol IDs victims of fatal crash involving trooper


CANNON FALLS, Minn. -- The Minnesota State Patrol on Saturday identified the Cannon Falls residents who were killed Friday when their vehicle collided with a state trooper’s squad car.

Norman Scott, 78, was driving a Ford Taurus that pulled out of a parking lot in Cannon Falls and collided with the squad car as the trooper was responding to an accident, the patrol reported. Scott and his wife Geneva, 79, a passenger in the car, were killed.

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