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Couch victim downgraded to critical

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The following is an update on accident victims within Pierce County from the last couple of weeks as of Wednesday. All the patients were treated at Regions Hospital in St. Paul.


Bradley Johnson was downgraded from serious to critical. The Ellsworth resident was one of three men on May 6 who were riding a couch being towed behind a pickup truck across a pasture when it flipped. The other two on the couch were treated and released from Fairview Red Wing Medical Center.

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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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