Otsego Pedestrian Fatality 09 Aug 13

On Thursday (August 8, 2013) just after noon, the Wright County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a motor vehicle vs. pedestrian accident in the 8300 block of Wright County Road 19 in Otsego.

The initial investigation indicates that a van was northbound on County Road 19 when it crossed over the center line and struck a pedestrian that was jogging on the southbound shoulder of the road.

The pedestrian died at the scene. The driver of the van was airlifted to North Memorial in Robbinsdale for injuries sustained in the accident.

Names are being withheld pending the notification of relatives.