47-year-old FF resident dies in car accident

Published 11:06am Friday, June 14, 2013

A 47-year-old Fergus Falls man died Thursday after his car struck a tree at Silver Sage Guest Ranch in Clitherall, according to a news release from the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office.

Bradley Chris Torgerson reportedly drove westbound on a gravel road within the ranch when he possibly suffered a medical issue, veered off the roadway and hit a tree just after 3:30 p.m. Vining Rescue personnel administered CPR at the scene.

Torgerson was taken by Ashby Ambulance to intercept with Ringdahl Ambulance, which determined he had died. Ashby Ambulance took Torgerson to Lake Region Hospital for an autopsy.

Torgerson’s 15-year-old daughter was a passenger and suffered minor injuries. Both wore seatbelts.

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