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Hudson man dies from accident wounds

Michael A. Breeden, 47, of Hudson died Sunday at Regions Hospital following an accident that occurred Monday, April 27 in the town of Hammond.

He was driving a 2006 Dodge Ram pickup truck traveling west on Highway 12. Breeden failed to negotiate a curve at County Road T and the truck left the road and overturned. Breeden was ejected from the vehicle. He was not wearing his seatbelt.

He was airlifted from the scene by Lifelink Helicopter and brought to Regions. He was the fifth county fatality of 2009.

The sixth fatality occurred Sunday, May 3 when Eunice J. Mueller, 81, of Clear Lake died in an accident at County Road T and County Road G in the town of Erin Prairie. She also was not wearing a seatbelt. For more information see the May 7 edition of the Star-Observer.