UPDATE: State Patrol identify man killed in hit and run in Otter Tail County
OTTER TAIL COUNTY, Minn. — The Minnesota State Patrol is asking for your help in locating a vehicle involved in a fatal hit-and-run.
21 year-old Tyler Wohlers from Wahpeton, N.D. was killed in an apparent hit-and-run.
Saturday, July 6th, around 1 a.m., three men were walking on the northbound shoulder of Highway 78 headed south.
Wohlers tripped and fell into the northbound traffic lane and was fatally hit by a passing car, which then drove away.
The two individuals at the scene say the vehicle was a smaller sedan, similar to a Chevrolet Cavalier. The car could be a white or silver color, however, it was dark and there were no streetlights in the area. The vehicle will have front end damage and a fluid leak.
The State Patrol is asking anyone with information about the vehicle or the driver to call Sgt. Rod Eischens at (218)-846-8244.