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Coon Rapids, MN ( KROC AM News) - There have been two more fatal motorcycle accidents reported in Minnesota, both in the Twin Cities area on Wednesday.

The first happened in Coon Rapids around 4:00 pm. The preliminary investigation indicates a woman pulled her vehicle in front of the motorcycle and the male driver was killed. He has been identified as 44-year-old Adam Bergstrom of Coon Rapids.

The other deadly accident happened around 8:30 pm in Mounds View. The State Patrol says the driver of a motorcycle “traveling at a high rate of speed” lost control on some gravel and then “failed to negotiate” a curve and crashed.

The motorcyclist had been on Highway 10 and was headed to I-35 when he crashed and was killed. The man was identified as 42-year-old Jason Fagin of Princeton.

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