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UPDATE: Driver identified in fatal Dodge County crash

Autopsy pending on Mantorville man.

Posted: Mar 23, 2018 11:49 AM
Updated: Mar 26, 2018 11:57 AM

MANTORVILLE, Minn. - The Dodge County Sheriff's Office has identifed the man killed in a single-vehicle crash Friday.

Daniel Escalera, 48 of Mantorville, was thrown from his vehicle after leaving County Road 16 and ended up in a grove of trees.  The Sheriff's Office said Escalera was going east at "excessive speed" in a 2008 Corvette, went onto the right shoulder and then overcorrected.

Authorities say he was not wearing a seat belt.

An autopsy is pending.

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