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Stewartville, MN (KROC AM News) - First responders were called to an area of rural SW Olmsted County Monday morning to check a report of an apparent deadly traffic accident.

The wreck was reported around 6:30 in the area of County Roads 3 and 149, which is south of Rock Dell and west of Stewartville.

The Olmsted County Sheriff's Office says a woman was found dead in a pickup truck that had struck a utility pole. he pole snapped in half and one section landed on the driver’s side of the cab section. 

It’s not known at this time if the woman died from injuries suffered in the wreck or from a medical condition. The name of the woman is not expected to be released until Tuesday.

It was raining at the time. A passing motorist reported the accident.

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