Cops: Motorist Dies In Becker County Rollover
Update: Authorities now say there was no pedestrian involved in the accident.
BECKER COUNTY, Minn. (WCCO) – A 22-year-old Becker County man, who swerved to avoid a hitting pedestrian on Friday morning in north-central Becker County, has died.
According to the Becker County Sheriff’s Office, the one-car rollover accident occurred at about 10:36 a.m. Friday morning, two miles south of State Highway 113 on Beck County Highway 35 — about 30 miles northeast of Detroit Lakes.
Authorities say it appears the victim was not wearing his seat belt.
The driver’s identity won’t be released until family has been notified.