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The Ford Expedition was forced open by members of the New Richmond Fire Department in order to pull Caitlyn Cheaney from the car after it collided with a tractor pulling a disk apparatus on Friday, Nov. 15. (Submitted photos)

Teen recovering after truck strikes farm implement


A New Richmond teenager was transported directly to a St. Paul hospital Friday morning, Nov. 15, after the sport utility vehicle she was driving struck a disk implement pulled by a tractor along County Road C near 118th Street.

Caitlyn Cheaney, 17, was taken to Regions Hospital from the scene by New Richmond Ambulance personnel once firefighters had extricated her from the 2001 Ford Expedition she'd been driving.

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Jordan Willi
Jordan Willi is a reporter for the New Richmond News. Previously, he worked as a sports reporter at the Worthington Daily Globe in Worthington, Minnesota. He also interned at the Hudson Star Obeserver for two summers and contributed to the Bison Illustrated sports magazine at North Dakota State University.
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