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Patrol identifies pedestrian struck and killed by vehicle in Lake Park

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The Minnesota State Patrol has identified a pedestrian who died after he was struck by a vehicle on Highway 10 in Lake Park on Thursday night.

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Shelby E. Somerville, 25, of Lake Park, was walking south across the highway and was struck in the right lane by an eastbound 2012 GMC Acadia, the patrol stated in a news release.

Somerville was taken to Essentia Health St. Mary's in Detroit Lakes. Alcohol was detected in his system, the release stated.

The vehicle's driver, 57-year-old Mary Zacharias of Ottertail, was not injured.

The accident happened at about 10:38 p.m. at Highway 10 and Second Street. There is no crosswalk at the intersection, the patrol noted.

The Lake Park Police Department and Becker County Sheriff's Office assisted the patrol.

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