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Riverside boy killed in Friday morning car accident

OWATONNA, MN (KWWL) -- A Riverside boy is dead following a crash in Minnesota. 8-year-old Gabe Graham was a passenger in one of four cars involved in a collision near Owatonna.

The state patrol reports around 11:00 Friday morning, Alex Routh was driving westbound on Highway 14. A car in front of him stopped to make a turn, and a second vehicle slowed. Routh's car ran into both of those vehicles. He then swerved into eastbound lanes of traffic, sideswiping the vehicle Graham was in.

32-year-old Michael Frantz of Coralville was driving the car Graham was in. Andrea Frantz, 33 and Cole Frantz, 2 were the other passengers. The Frantz's reported minor injuries. The drivers of all three other cars are okay.

Online Reporter Colleen O'Shaughnessy

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