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Sunday cycle crash claims woman's life

A Minnesota woman died following a motorcycle accident in Pierce County Sunday.

Nancy A. Winter, 29, Lino Lakes, Minn., was fatally injured when her cycle left the road on a curve on Hwy. 35 and hit a guardrail on the west side of the road, according to the Pierce County Sheriff's Department. Winter was thrown from the motorcycle.

The accident, which occurred near 1220th Street in the town of Oak Grove, was reported at 2:56 p.m. Aug. 24.

Winter was southbound.

Assisting at the scene were the Ellsworth paramedic unit, Prescott Fire and Ambulance and county deputies.