Minnesota State Patrol

(Ottertail, MN)  The Minnesota State Patrol says a 21 year old man is dead following a hit and run incident near Ottertail early Saturday morning.

Three males were walking southbound on the northbound shoulder of Hwy 78. A male tripped and fell into the northbound traffic lane. A vehicle traveling northbound struck the pedestrian and continued traveling northbound without stopping.  The identity of the man, from Wahpeton, ND, has not been released and the Patrol is still investigating.