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19-year-old Bigfork Resident Dies in Rollover

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MISSOULA -

A 19-year-old volunteer with the Swan Search and Rescue Team is killed in a one-vehicle rollover accident.

The Lake County Coroner identified the victim as Matthew James Edwards of Bigfork. Troopers say it appeared he was returning from a successful hunt, as an elk was in the back of the vehicle.

Troopers said Edwards was driving north on Highway 83 near Condon when he drifted off the road and overcorrected Monday morning. His vehicle rolled and Edwards was ejected.

Troopers say alcohol was not a factor in this accident, but Edwards was not wearing a seat belt. 

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