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ELLSWORTH, Wis. (WCCO) — A motorcyclist from Ham Lake, Minn. was found dead in a tent outside a bar in western Wisconsin on Monday morning.

Investigators say someone found 52-year-old Kerry L. Tollefson unresponsive around 7 a.m.

Tollefson had been at the Gas Lite Tavern near Ellsworth, Wis. for a weekend chili feed and motorcycle rally.

At this point it is unclear how Tollefson died, but investigators said there were no apparent signs of trauma. The Pierce County Medical Examiner is handling the case and will determine the cause of death.

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