Watertown, MN Man Charged with Criminal Vehicular Homicide 20 Nov 17

(Learfield News Service/Watertown, MN) — A 42-year-old Watertown man is charged with criminal vehicular homicide in his girlfriend’s death earlier this week.

The charge against Casey Hoskins was announced Friday by the Carver County Attorney’s Office.

Witnesses say he and 33-year-old Jessica Ludenia had been arguing and she jumped in the truck bed as Hoskins tried to drive away. The incident happened Tuesday night.

The witnesses say he drove over the woman. Ludenia was taken to Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia where she died.

The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has been called in to help with the case.