Woman killed in hit-and-run while walking dog in Blaine identified, suspect in custody | KSTP.com

Woman killed in hit-and-run while walking dog in Blaine identified, suspect in custody

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Updated: October 26, 2021 01:47 PM
Created: October 25, 2021 03:57 PM

Officials say a pedestrian was killed after being hit by a vehicle Monday afternoon in Blaine.

According to the Anoka County Sheriff's Office, the crash happened at about 12:34 p.m. near 109th Avenue Northeast and Flanders Court Northeast.

A preliminary investigation indicates a vehicle headed west on 109th Avenue Northeast hit a woman walking a dog on the side of the road. The vehicle then fled the scene, the sheriff's office said.

First responders performed life-saving measures on the woman, who was airlifted to a hospital and then pronounced dead.


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