Deer River, MN (September 18, 2023) – The Minnesota State Patrol is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a driver involved in a hit-and-run incident resulting in the fatality of a pedestrian in Itasca County.
The crash occurred between 3:00 and 5:00 a.m. on Sunday, September 17, 2023, near Highway 2 in Deer River.
According to troopers, the vehicle left the scene following the collision with the pedestrian.
Authorities have not yet identified the victim.
The investigation into this hit-and-run fatality remains active.