Elderly Man Killed When Struck by Wright County Squad Car
St. Michael, MN (KROC-AM News) - The State Patrol is investigating a deadly crash involving a law enforcement vehicle in a far northwestern Twin Cities suburb Minnesota.
The preliminary report on the fatal incident indicates Wright County Deputy Dustin Hatzenbeller was responding to a medical emergency at a residence in St. Michael Thursday evening around 7:20 PM when his squad car struck a pedestrian standing in the driveway.
The State Patrol identified the victim as 84-year-old Harold Welter of St. Michael. The deputy, who resides in Otsego, was not injured.