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Dazed bridge collapse victim tried to help others

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Richard Lindholm of Minneapolis called his daughter "lucky, very lucky."

The car in front of Amy Lindhom's on the Interstate 35W bridge Wednesday went into the water. Hers was only hit from behind, sending the Minneapolis resident to the hospital with a neck brace.

But not right away, her father said.

"She apparently got ahold of her cell phone and called [family members]," Richard Lindholm said of the instant after the accident before cell service went out.

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