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Man arrested for intoxicated driving dies

A man arrested on suspicion of drunk driving died after being taken to a hospital on Wednesday, said the WCCO.

Marcus James Burrell was pulled over on 23rd and Grand Avenues N.E. at about 2:30 a.m., police said. Police arrested him on charges of Driving While Intoxicated, and was placed in the back of a squad car. the WCCO.


Soon after, the man showed signs of a medical emergency and the EMS was called, police said. CPR was performed by police, and paramedics extracted a bag of possible crack cocaine from Burrell's airway. TwinCities.com

Police said the man was pronounced dead at North Memorial Medical Center. TwinCities.com