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UPDATE: Motorcyclist ID'd in double fatal

Two people were killed Tuesday when the motorcycle they were on collided with a horse trailer being pulled by a tractor in Wanamingo Township.

The Goodhue County Sheriff's Office said Arnold A. Hinrichs Jr., 51, South St. Paul, died at the scene. His passenger, Paula Ashton, 42, rural Farmington, Minn., also was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash occurred at 3:50 p.m. on County Road 1.

The driver of the tractor, James Kyllo, 54, rural Wanamingo, was not injured.

See Friday's Republican Eagle for full details.